5TH PERIOD 
JAZZ BAND

 

60 SECONDS OF MUSIC

The students used a Digital Audio Workstation to create 60 seconds of music.  They used their own recordings, music, samplings or combinations of all three.

 
 
 

BIOGRAPHIES

The students prepared short biographies of jazz musicians and composers. Most students used google slides.

 

MATTHYS SCHOUTEN

Dizzy Gillespie

 

OWEN RAYER

Branford Marsalis

 

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SAMUEL IMMEL

JJ Johnson

 

ASHTON CHUNG

Benny Goodman

 

ALEJANDRO CARRILLO

Duke Ellington

 

ROBERT BALINGIT

Gene Krupa

 

BLUES MELODY

The students composed their own blues melody.  Using the notation program Flat.io they wrote out their melody.  Then they orchestrated their own melody for a jazz combo.  Some students recorded themselves playing their melody. Some projects also extracted the MIDI files of the combo version.

 
 
 
 

ASHTON CHUNG

 

DJ SARABIA

 

RED'S GOOD GROOVE

The students formed combos.  Each group performed Red's Good Groove by Red Garland

 
 

FAT CAT

This full big band chart has been recorded. It is currently being assembled in a DAW by a student and will be added when complete.

 

BONUS SECTION

Blix Carmona Guide to Modes

Some students chose alternate methods of completed assignments.

 

BAND MEMES

We began the year making memes about band.  We'll end this section with some examples.