On Friday, February 2nd, the Anchor Bay High School Jazz Ensemble took part in the 45th annual Phi Mu Alpha/Central Michigan University Jazz Weekend. The festival featured over 70 of the best high school jazz bands and combos from around the state of Michigan.
Congratulations to all ABHS Jazz Ensemble student-musicians! As part of the group’s overall outstanding performance, the ABHS Jazz Ensemble was awarded the “First Runner-up Best Band” Award in the Class AA division. In addition to the overall ensemble recognition, the ABHS Jazz Ensemble’s Rhythm Section was awarded with the festival’s “Overall Best Section Award” in Class AA. This recognition marks the 17th time in the past 21 years that Anchor Bay HS has received a major award at this prestigious event hosting the state’s best high school jazz ensembles.
To listen to the performance, CLICK HERE!