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State Jazz Band Contest At FDSH January 23

January 18, 2023

An Iowa High School Music Association State Jazz Band Contest will be held Monday, January 23, at Fort Dodge Senior High.  Eight bands from throughout central Iowa will participate in the festival, including: Fort Dodge Senior High Jazz I and Jazz II, St. Edmond, South Hamilton and Manson Northwest Webster.

Bands will begin performing at 4:00 p.m., with performances continuing throughout the evening.  Fort Dodge Senior High will wrap up the competition with Jazz II performing at 8:30 followed by Jazz I at 9:10 p.m.

“Senior High is honored to host State Jazz Band contest,” said Al Paulson, FDSH band director. “This contest is an opportunity to hear some fabulous jazz music, including that by our own jazz ensembles, and to support our music students.”  

The festival is open to the public. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for adults over 62, and $3 for students in grades kindergarten through 12. There is no admission fee for children younger than kindergarten.

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