This is the official shirt of the Anchor Bay High School Jazz Ensemble for 2012. The t-shirt features a “Treble Clef Cat” and the pronunciation of the opening line of the chart “Skyhawk”.
“The Anchor Bay High School Jazz Ensemble is an advanced ensemble that selects its members through an audition process. This ensemble is made up of trumpets, trombones, saxophones, and a rhythm section (guitar, piano, bass, and drum-set). The band focuses on rehearsing and performing the various styles of jazz, R & B, swing, rock, fusion, etc. Time is also spent in the development and implementing of improvisation skills, along with the basic knowledge of music theory. This group performs in the community as well as at events and festivals like the CMU Jazz Weekend, at the MSBOA Jazz Festival, and at Winter and Spring concerts. "