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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.


2018-2019 Garfield Jazz Auditions

Sunny days are returning! Here are dates for 2018-2019 Auditions to keep in mind as you plan your summer. Read full post

Hot Java Cool Jazz 2018 Tickets Available!

Tickets for Starbucks' Hot Java Cool Jazz fundraiser are available.

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Save the Date – Garfield Jazz Gala

Save the Date!
The Garfield Jazz Foundation Invites you to the 28th Annual Garfield Jazz Gala on May 19, 2018!

Enjoy performances by the award-winning […]

GHS 2017-2018 Dues

An annual fee is assessed for your student’s participation in a jazz ensemble at Garfield. These fees cover roughly 50% of the actual cost of each student’s participation in the program, the remainder being covered […]

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