Jazz Band

Jazz Bands

Jazz Lab Band

The Jazz Lab Band course is open to all Siegel Jazz instrumentalists. The course is designed to give students an introduction to Jazz music, theory, improvisation, combo playing, and full band playing. The course will cover a wide range of jazz styles, advanced music theory, and performance opportunities.

Recent Repertoire
The Chicken by Alfred James Ellis, arr. Kris Berg
Brooklyn by Nat McIntosh
Stardust by Hoagy Carmichael, arr. Walt Stuart
The Girl from Ipanema by Antonio Carlos Jobim, arr. Roger Holmes
Well You Needn’t by Thelonious Monk, arr. Mark Taylor

Jazz Band

The Siegel High School Jazz Band is open to all students by audition and meets 2 days a week after school. For more information please contact Jerry Steinhilber here. The Jazz Band will perform a variety of jazz styles throughout the Spring. The group plays annually at the Murfreesboro Jazz Fest on “The Square” in Murfreesboro, TN.

Recent Repertoire
Cantaloupe Island by Herbie Hancock, arr. Mike Kamuf
Emily by Johnny Mandel, arr. Lisa DeSpain
Higher Ground by Stevie Wonder, arr. Mike Tomaro
Woodchopper’s Ball by Woody Herman
Work Song by Nat Adderley, arr. Erik Morales