STEAMER’S HIGH SCHOOL BAND SHOWCASE STARTS NEW SEASON
Esperanza High School’s Jazz Band kicked off the Steamers Jazz Club High School Band Showcase on Saturday, March 1 with an excellent performance in front a packed room of friends and family. FOJ awarded the band a stipend and also gave a monetary scholarship to band member Evan Abounassar. Next up, Saturday, March 8 with the Mission Viejo High School Jazz Band.
Winter 2014 Newsletter — Hot off the Press
Friends of Jazz is a non-profit all-volunteer educational corporation dedicated to the continued growth and development of Jazz performance, appreciation, and education. FOJ sponsors events throughout the year. Visit our news page for details on upcoming events and news of our organization. Please join us and support our efforts by becoming part of FOJ.
IT’S MARDI GRAS TIME
Sunday, March 9 – 5 p.m.
Our biggest fundraiser of the year is the Mardi Gras Ball. FOJ members work hard throughout the year to make this the best party in town with proceeds going to support music in our schools. Join us for music, dancing, a silent auction and the coronation of our King and Queen Dean and Jeanie Stockwell. Our featured bands will be the Fullerton College Lemon Street Stompers and the Cal State Fullerton Jazz Orchestra. It will be a night to remember.
Joy and Shep Shepard – 2013 Mardi Gras King and Queen
It’s Membership Time. Please renew your membership or sign up for the first time to help FOJ continue to offer all the wonderful programs to support music in our schools!
Check out our calendar for our Steamers’ High School Showcase. Local high school jazz bands play at 3:30 pm on Saturdays at Steamers and a scholarship is awarded every week to a talented young musician. It’s a wonderful way to enjoy the musical talent of our local youth.