Welcome to Garfield Jazz!

The Garfield Jazz program is led by Clarence Acox, who has been nurturing young musicians for the past 44 years at Garfield High School. Garfield Jazz is part of the dynamic fine arts department at Garfield High School, a diverse public school in Seattle, Washington. The program consists of three instrumental big bands and one vocal jazz group, all supported by the Garfield Jazz Foundation.


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Happy Holidays! Join us at Winterfest!

Band 1 performs at Seattle Center’s Winterfest

Saturday December 15, 12:30PM
Seattle Center Armory

See you there!


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Garfield Jazz Kickoff Concert

Join us at the GHS Jazz Kickoff Concert

Thursday November 15, 2018 @ 7:30PM

Quincy Jones Performance Center, GHS

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Reminder – Band 2 and Band 3 Rehearsals Start This Week!

Band 2 and Band 3 Rehearsals begin this week:

Band 2: Monday and Tuesday at 3:45

Band 3: Wednesday (2:35) and Thursday (3:45)

Both rehearse in Room 219.

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Welcome to 2018- 2019 School Year Event!

2018-2019 Garfield Jazz Families Welcome Event

Come and meet/mingle with other Garfield Jazz Parents!

Students and Parents can learn more about all that is in store for this year’s Garfield Jazz Bands! 

When: TODAY Saturday Sept 22, 2018 […]

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