Frank Mantooth Jazz Festival
General Schedule for Saturday, February 9, 2008
This schedule is subject to change. Updates will be posted regularly.
MASTERCLASSES AND 50 CONCERTS DURING THE DAY
ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE
PUBLIC! The evening concert requires a ticket.
a.m.- 11:00 a.m.: "Jazz Breakfast" in the Student Cafeteria for everyone. (See menu and
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.: LIVE TV/RADIO/INTERNET BROADCAST of stage performances on cable television
channel 18 to homes in Winnetka,
Kenilworth, Glencoe; and channel 6 to homes in Wilmette; and in stereo
on WNTH radio (88.1 FM). Worldwide Internet broadcast
8:30 a.m. : High School and Junior High School Jazz Ensembles begin
performing free concerts in five concert locations in the school.
(Gaffney Auditorium., McGee Theater, Student Cafeteria, Baumann Student
and 3rd floor rehearsal rooms in the Music Building) (See the school
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Lunch available in small student cafeteria for students.
menu and prices.)
11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
A complimentary lunch available in the Faculty Cafeteria for
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Special Concert by THE
SPAM ALL-STARS from Miami.
This will take place in the auditorium and be broadcast live
on TV, radio,
Internet. EVERYONE SHOULD ATTEND!!!
12:40 - 1:20 p.m.: "Beginning Improvisation... what is the FIRST step"
(Do NOT bring instruments)
NESS in the EPI CENTER (Main building-3rd floor)
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. SIGHT-READING BAND directed by NIC MEYER
in 2nd FLOOR ROTUNDA in
the main building. Open to
all to perform
1:30- 2:15 p.m.: "Intermediate Improvisation" (Do NOT bring instruments)
NESS- In the EPI CENTER (Main building-3rd floor)
2:35 - 2:50 p.m.: 2008
Jazz Directors Big FAT Band on the
featuring guest jazz band directors with Steve Houghton, drums and
guest trumpet soloist
3:00-3:50 p.m.: SECTION MASTERCLASSES- Do NOT take your instruments.
DIRECTOR'S CLINIC: "How to use SMART MUSIC in your band
and jazz program... and it is FREE!"- Matt Temple (Director
of Bands, New Trier High School) Location M287 (In music
Clinicians and Locations...
Sax masterclass by PAT MALLINGER- In
McGee Theater (Music Building)
Trumpet masterclass by SCOTT HALL- In room M387 (Music Building)
Trombone masterclass by AUDREY MORRISON- In room M286 (Music Building)
Drumset Masterclass by STEVE HOUGHTON- On stage In auditorium
Piano Masterclass by PETER SAXE- In Student Cafeteria
Bass Masterclass by DAN ANDERSON- Room under the main
Guitar Masterclass by FRANK DAWSON- 2nd Floor Rotunda
4:00 - 4:50 p.m.: INDIANA UNIVERSITY JAZZ ENSEMBLE directed
Pat Harbison, with
special guest, Steve
(Auditorium stage- broadcast on
5:00 - 7:30 p.m. BANDS LEAVE NTHS TO EAT. (See
map of restaurants)
6:45 p.m.: Auditorium doors open. (Guest schools should be seated
NO LATER than 7:15 p.m.)
7:30 - 10:00 p.m.: EVENING CONCERT
EVENING CONCERT PROGRAM
NEW TRIER HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ ENSEMBLE I
James Warrick, Director
Guest artist- Jon Faddis, trumpet
Brief Intermission (10 minutes)
JAZZ ENSEMBLE directed by JON FADDIS
Intermission (15 minutes) with announcement of Jazz Festival Awards
The CHICAGO JAZZ
ENSEMBLE directed by JON FADDIS continues
until 10 p.m.
The entire evening concert will be BROADCAST LIVE on the Internet at www.ntjazz.com,
on North Shore
CABLE TV, and in stereo on WNTH
Radio (FM 88.1).