Garfield High School Jazz Band I, under the direction of Clarence Acox, has been performing each October on Lopez since 2008. (One exception was a weather cancellation in 2016!) The students that perform on Lopez also perform at jazz festivals around the states and tour Europe. They performed at the Essentially Ellington High School Band Competition and Festival , New York City in May, 2019. At that event Garfield Students received honorable mention in the following areas: Alto Saxophone, Bass, Guitar. They also receive Outstanding Recognition in Tenor Saxophone, Guitar, and Trombone.
Please join us to enjoy a great afternoon of music.
Tickets: $18.00 (Available few weeks before performance at Paper, Scissors on the Rock)