Katy Jazz Festival 2015 ScheduleKaty Jazz Festival 2015 Schedule
April 24 - 25, 2015
6331 Highway Blvd., Katy, Texas
The Katy Jazz Festival is held at Katy High School, located at 6331 Highway Blvd., Katy, Texas. The festival will feature an array of jazz performances, master classes, and ARTkaty, a visual arts exhibit and sales.
The Katy Jazz Festival is hosted by the Katy Independent School District. The purpose of KJF is to increase exposure, education, and entertainment of the jazz music medium. KJF 281-396-2270
Friday, April 24, 2015
2:00 - 7:00 pm. - JH / HS Student Big Band ensembles perform. Constructive critique from professional jazz artists at conclusion of each performance.
7:30 pm. - Friday Evening Feature Concert, featuring the Moores School of Music Jazz Orchestra, directed by Mr. Noe Marmolejo followed by the Brad Leali Jazz Orchestra, featuring vocalist Ms. Carla Helmbrect.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
8:00 am. - 7:00 pm. - Student Big Band, Jazz Combo, Vocal Jazz ensembles perform. Constructive critique from professional jazz artists at conclusion of each performance.
10:00 am. - 6:00 pm. - Professional jazz combos / ensembles perform in the Black Box Theatre. Performers: Henry Darragh Sextet, GroovesKool, Larry Ham/Woody Witt Quartet
1:00 - 2:00 pm. - Master Class instruction, discussion with the Professional Jazz Artists.
7:30 pm. - Saturday Evening Feature Concert, featuring the Katy ISD All-Star Jazz Band, directed by Mr. Bruce Melville AND the Shelley Carrol Quartet.