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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.


Jam Session Today!

Jam Session at the Royal Room

All students welcome!

November 11 4:30-6pm @ The Royal Room, Columbia City

Garfield Jazz Band 1 Performing at Earshot Jazz Fest!

Earshot Jazz Fest 2018

Garfield Band 1 is performing at Earshot Jazz Festival - Monday 10/22 7:30PM at the Langston Hughes Performance Center - Get your tickets at - see you there!

Garfield Jazz Foundation Meeting on Monday 10/1

Interested in getting involved in Garfield Jazz?

Join us at the inaugural 2018-2019 Garfield Jazz Foundation Meeting
Monday 10/1 from 7-8PM
Garfield High School (Alder Entrance, meet in the Band Room (Room 219)
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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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