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March 25, 2023



What a wonderful day of jazz performances by approximately 800 student musicians and an incredible performance by our guest artist, the University of Idaho Jazz 1 - Vern Sielert Director.


Thank you so much to our amazing Mead HS student and parent volunteers for making this a huge success!

Outstanding Musicians recognized by our adjudicators - CLICK HERE

Finals Results

Congrats to the following bands for their performances in our Finals program of the festival!

Terry Lack Sweepstakes Winner

Mt. Spokane High School Jazz 1

Middle School Division

1st - Highland Middle School
2nd - Evergreen Middle School
3rd - Carmichael Middle School

A/AA High School Division

1st - Ferris High School Jazz 2
2nd - Hanford High School Freshman

3rd - Cheney High School Jazz 2

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3A High School Division

1st - Mt. Spokane High School 1
2nd - Ferris High School Jazz Orchestra

3rd - Cheney High School 1

4A High School Division

1st - A.C. Davis High School Jazz 1

2nd - Hanford High School Jazz1
3rd - Chiawana High School Jazz 1

 2023 Guest Band - U of Idaho!

We are extremely excited to announce that the University of Idaho Jazz Band 1 under the direction of Vern Sielert will be our guest band for 2023.... can't wait to hear them!


Mead High School Theatre, March 25, 2023



$10 for people 18 years of age and over 

FREE - Students with current student ID, and people under 18 years of age.



FREE!  Click THIS LINK for parking map!


Directors - Registration is currently FULL for high school bands.

If you would like to register for a middle school performance, please email Rob Lewis directly at

Additionally, if you are a high school director and wish to be placed on a waitlist, or perform in our middle school location, email Rob for additional details and registration info.

Thank you for your support and interest in our festival!  We are honored to have you all performing on our stage!

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