• 2000-PRESENT

     

    GUEST CLINICIANS

    2019

    Mr. JT Teichert, Fremd High School

    2018

    Mr. Jim Garbrecht, Hawthorn Middle School North (Retired)

    2017

    Mr. Ed Jacobi, Buffalo Grove High School (Retired)

    2016

    Mr. Jeff Jay, Maple School (Retired)

    2015

    Mr. Jeremy Figlewicz, Fremd High School (Former)

    2014

    Mr. Carlos Esquivel, Palatine High School

    2013

    Mr. Brian Balmages, Composer

    2011, 2012

    Mr. Ron Polancich, York High School (Retired)

    2010

    Dr. Ryan Nelson, Northwestern University

    2009

    Dr. Richard Fischer, Concordia University

     

     

     

  •  CONTEST/FESTIVAL RECOGNITION

    Gateway Music Festival

    Silver Rating: 2003

    Heritage Music Festival

    Silver Rating: 2002

    IGSMA Organization Contest

    Superior Rating: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

    Excellent Rating: 2002

    Jazz in the Meadows Festival

    Superior Rating: 2016

    Music in the Parks Festival

    Excellent Rating: 2001

    Good Rating: 2001

    North Shore Jazz Festival

    Superior Rating (1st Place): 2005, 2009

    Superior Rating (2nd Place): 2008, 2014, 2016

    Superior Rating (3rd Place): 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

    Superior Rating: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2015

    Excellent Rating: 2001