Would you be surprised to learn that they are teenagers?
We're not. For years Garfield and Roosevelt High Schools have had a strong showing in the North American Jazz competition. This year was no exception.
So Seattle Center is presenting a special concert in their honor.
Way to go, you kool kats.
Seattle Center Presents
Garfield and Roosevelt High School Jazz Bands in Concert:
Essentially Ellington Competition
Wednesday, June 9, 7:30 p.m.
Marion Oliver McCaw Hall at Seattle Center
Two of the nation"s leading high school jazz bands, who happen to call Seattle home, have again garnered the top prizes at this prestigious North American competition. Garfield Jazz Band won first place, and Roosevelt received an honorable mention. You can hear both bands in concert as they perform the great jazz standards, including the renowned works of Duke Ellington, on stage at McCaw Hall. Please join us for an evening of outstanding music and celebration.
"Pay what you can" -- suggested donation $20 at the door to benefit Garfield and Roosevelt High School Music Programs and Seattle Center Foundation.
Teen Tix are NOT eligible for this event, but we are very proud of our musicians at Roosevelt and Garfield, so had to share the love!
More Information: http://www.seattle.com