The virtual format of this year’s High School Invitational allows us to broaden our reach and welcome high school ensembles from far & wide.
The event will be live-streamed online; the one $10 ticket purchase covers the entire event. All times listed are U.S. CDT.
Saturday, May 1
12:00 p.m. CDT
- High School Performances, each followed by live commentary from Ryan Truesdell, Alexa Tarantino, Ryan Keberle & Jay Anderson
Castle High School – 12 O’Clock Jazz Ensemble (Newburgh, Indiana)
Northview High School – Jazz Band (Grand Rapids, Michigan)
Lake Central High School – Jazz Band (St. John, Indiana)
Castle High School – Castle Jazz Bones and Friends (Newburgh, Indiana)
Westside High School – Jazz Band (Omaha, Nebraska)
Dundee Crown High School – Jazz Band (Carpentersville, Illinois)
4:30 p.m. CDT
- Ryan Truesdell with the Elmhurst University Jazz Band perform the music of Bob Brookmeyer
- Performed live & recorded exclusively for our High School Invitational audience