Summer Music

Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band Concert Info.The Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band Concert will be held in the York High School Auditorium tonight - not in Wilder Park as originally indicated. The performance starts at 7 p.m. and will feature a gypsy jazz duo followed by a full big band performing several arrangements of your favorite jazz standards. Free!

Elmhurst Summer Community Band Ages: (12-Adult)

Open to musicians with concert band experience from ages 12 to adult (ages 12-14 may be required to audition), the Elmhurst Community Summer Band will rehearse weekly on Tuesdays from 8:15-10 p.m. starting June 11, at the York Community High School band room. The band performs an outdoor concert at Wilder Park on Tuesday, July 16. Participants interested in the Summer Jazz Band option will have additional rehearsals and a concert on July 18. Students will receive excellent instruction from Michael Pavlik, Director of Bands, York High School, and William Riddle, Department Chair for the Performing Arts at York High School.

Registration through Elmhurst Park District

 

VideoYork Student Explains Practice

YorkStudentExplainsPractice.mp4

Check out this 1 min. video of a York student describing how she approaches practicing her instrument.