Sunday, November 28, 2010

Bell Ringing

Members of the DGN Band saxophone section were spotted this weekend at Yorktown Mall, volunteering for the Salvation Army.

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Jazz Combo performs at Bonfield Express

Thanks to the DGN Jazz Combo for getting up extra early on Thanksgiving - and giving of their time and musical talents at the 'Bonfield Express 5K'. The combo provided music for runners as they crossed the finish line. Great job!

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

DGN Jazz Ensemble @ Jilly's of Naperville


The members of the DGN Jazz Ensemble delighted jazz patrons at a standing-room only performance tonight in Naperville, IL.  Congratulations to the members of the ensemble for a terrific set!  And many thanks to the gracious and musically stunning Pete Ellman Big Band for the invitation to perform this evening.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Fall Band Concert

The members of the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Symphonic Band Percussion Ensemble, and Jazz Lab Band performed tonight on the Fall Band Concert. Congratulations to all of the DGN student musicians who played with poise and finesse.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

DGN Band Invitational

Congratulations to the members of the Herrick Middle School Band (Jon Ball, director), as well as the students of the DGN Jazz Ensemble and DGN Wind Ensemble for terrific performances this evening. Each group played with wonderful musicianship and expression. Kudos to all!

Sunday, November 14, 2010

IMEA Jazz Festival Concert

Congratulations to the nine DGN students who performed in the IMEA District 1 Honors Jazz Festival this past Saturday, November 13th at Fenton High School. DGN students pictured here are Erin Elgass (left/alto sax), Kaitlyn Wayman-Dodd (right/tenor sax) and Zach Schneeweis (right/trombone).

Saturday, November 13, 2010