Marching Band

Concert Band

Jazz Band






Jazz Band

This performance ensemble is enrolled by audition only. This course is designed for the more advanced students enrolled in Concert Band, and provides fundamental instruction through big band rehearsals, small group instruction and performances. Students in Jazz Band will focus on jazz techniques, style, and improvisation. Students enrolled in this course will perform at our annual seasonal concerts, jazz festivals, and other school programs. This class may be repeated for credit.

Prerequisite: At least one year of band experience on same instrument and must be enrolled in concert band.

2008-2009 MTHS Jazz Band



Celebration Ferguson

Joshua Macy

Jerusha Macy

Andre Fontana

Kerry Keosodsay





Kimberly Jillson

Martin Escobar

Michael Almazan



Aaron Smith

Justin Logan

David Renteria


Rhythm Section

Piano- Daniel Martinez-Gamboa

Bass- Chris Popovich

Drums- Sergio Aguirre, Tyler Steen




2008-2009 Jazz Band Performances/Festivals


Academic Awards Night- Monterey Trail H.S. Cafeteria

October 20, 2008



MTHS Fall Concert/Dessert Night- Monterey Trail H.S. Black Box Theater

October 29, 2008



Doubletree Hotel Performance- Sacramento

December 5, 2008



MTHS Winter Concert- Monterey Trail H.S. Cafeteria

December 18, 2008




Folsom Jazz Festival- Folsom H.S.

January 24, 2009



Woodcreek Jazz Festival- Woodcreek H.S.

February 28, 2009



VAPA Night- Monterey Trail H.S. Black Box Theater




MTHS Spring Concert- Monterey Trail H.S. Black Box Theater

May 21, 2009








2005 Monterey Trail High School Band