Please check the program below to ensure that your name and all information are correct!
If changes are needed, please email Mrs. Astey.
During the CJO’s 32 years, they have performed with the likes of Tony Bennett, Dianne Schurr, Wynton Marsalis, Paquito d’ Rivera, have performed/recorded at Birdland in NYC with Joe Lovano, and hosted numerous other jazz illuminati as part of their subscription series held in Playhouse Square in Cleveland. CJO members are generally jazz educators at Ohio universities, and have played/recorded with Oscar Peterson, Elvis Presley, Cheap Trick, Peter Cetera, Natalie Cole, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Kenny Loggins, The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, The Glenn Miller Orchestra and in numerous shows and groups throughout the region. Please visit www.clevelandjazz.org for more information.
Dear Band Family,
We are very saddened by news of the recent passing of Mrs. Claudia Wenstrup. Mrs. Wenstrup was a beloved member of the BBH Music Department, as a longtime music teacher in Central School. She will be missed, and our thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Please read below for more information.
CONGRATULATIONS to the 65 band students who participated in the OMEA Solo & Ensemble event this weekend!
Over half of the performing events received a Superior rating. But even more importantly – beyond ratings, we are proud to have such a great representation from BBHHS, and commend all students on their initiative, effort, and commitment to improving themselves musically through performance!
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Monday, 2/13 – WIND ENSEMBLE AFTERSCHOOL SECTIONALS
Wednesday, 2/15 – GUEST CLINICIAN: Dr. Birch Browning
On Wednesday, the Director of Bands at Cleveland State University, Dr. Birch Browning, will be coming to work with the Concert Winds & Wind Ensemble in preparation for Large-Group Adjudication in March. These students will operate on a slightly adjusted schedule, to allow for extended rehearsal time:
If missing a lunch period, students should plan to bring a lunch to eat during band.
Thursday, 2/16 – ASHLAND UNIVERSITY + BBHHS JAZZ CONCERT (7pm)
Join us for this FREE concert, featuring the combined talents of the Ashland University Jazz Orchestra, with the BBHHS Jazz Ensemble! CLICK HERE FOR EVENT FLYER
CLEVELAND JAZZ ORCHESTRA – April 28th @ BBHHS
TICKETS NOW ON SALE!
See below to purchase tickets for this unique event!
Greetings, Parents and Students. Please read the following info… there is a lot going on, and a lot coming up — THANK YOU for all that you do!
This was a big weekend for the “busy bees” of the BBHHS Band:
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SOLO AND ENSEMBLE – Saturday, 2/11
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The Ashland University Jazz Orchestra will be presenting a FREE joint concert with the BBHHS Jazz Ensemble on Thursday, 2/16 @ 7:00 pm! With an exciting program featuring a wide variety of jazz styles, including swing, latin, dixieland, and funk, there is something for everyone… Please join us for an evening of great music!
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