Dear Jazz Band Families,
We will have an incredible special opportunity this Sunday / Monday to have clarinetist, saxophones, composer, and educator Victor Goines in residence at MHS to work with our Jazz ensembles. Mr. Goines is a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, a member of the Wynton Marsalis septet, and director of Jazz studies at Northwestern University. In addition to workshops during Monday's band classes and ASR, Mr. Goines will provide a masterclass open to all jazz students from 6:00PM-7:30PM on Monday Night. This unique experience is a a special treat for our hardworking and talented students. You can see more information about Mr. Goines at his website https://www.victorgoines.com/home-1.html
In addition to his work at MHS Mr. Goines will be performing with his Chicago based quartet at Cafe Coda on Williamson street Sunday Night at 7PM. Tickets are available and more information can be found at Cafe Coda's website https://cafecoda.club
The opportunity to see this group live cannot be missed! It is a rare treat to have this level of international talent perform in Madison WI. Tickets are $20 for the event.
Feel free to reach out with any questions,