Duluth East Jazz Earns Top Spot

Duluth East Jazz Earns Top Spot

Duluth East Jazz big band took 1st Place and their combo earned 3rd Place at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival, congratulations! Student also had an opportunity to hear saxophonist Grace Kelly and Airmen of Note perform, along with listening to other schools in the Class AA division. The Festival draws over 100 bands from across the Midwest for the two day event. The end of each day culminates in a Headliner Concert along with the winners of the competitions from each day, Duluth East had a spot in the concert. Each Jazz Band and Jazz Combo (groups with about five or six musicians) are adjudicated by professional musicians.