Jazz Ensemble Auditions
The Ramona Middle School Jazz Band is an audition only, advanced ensemble of sixth, seventh, and eighth graders that meets every day during zero period (8:00am). Jazz Band curriculum is focused on learning the fundamentals of playing and performing in the jazz idiom. Students learn about jazz playing techniques, jazz improvisation, and jazz history. Jazz Band has the opportunity to perform at many jazz festivals, concerts, and community events. All jazz band students are members of the Ramona Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, or 6th Grade Band.