Each year the
Chesterton High School Jazz Ensemble concludes the school year by presenting
their annual spring jazz concert entitled, “All That Jazz.”
This year’s concert
marks the 41st year that noted professional musicians have been asked to
perform as guest artists for the event. The guest artists serve as
clinicians for the group by rehearsing with the band at length during the
evening prior to the concert date, and then again on the day of the concert.
event is the “The Jim Widner Quartet” which includes Bassist Jim Widner,
Trumpeter Jack Wengroskey, Pianist Ken Kehner, and Drummer Stockton Helbing.
All of the members of the group are highly accomplished, nationally
respected jazz musicians and music educators.
“All That Jazz”
Opus XLI will include the CHS Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Michael
Scheiber. Tickets are available at the door, or through the CHS Music Dept.
The concert will
take place in the CHS Auditorium on Saturday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets
are all $8 each. All seating is general admission.
information, contact the CHS Music Office at 983-3730.