HS JAzz Band
Cheney High School has two jazz ensembles that meet every day during 0 hour before school.
JAzz Ensemble 1
Jazz Ensemble 1 is one of the most visible performing ensembles at Cheney High School. This group performs at several concerts a year as well as perform at several festivals and competitions. This group also gets asked to perform at local events and festivities to include Cheney Mayfest in the beginning of May. This group is auditioned every year in September. The standard jazz band instrumentation is used.
Jazz ensemble 2
This ensemble is the non-auditioned jazz band at Cheney High School. Like the jazz ensemble 1, this ensemble performs at many concerts, festivals, and competitions throughout the year. This ensemble varies in instrumentation from year to year and is open to anyone interested in jazz band that does not want to audition for jazz ensemble 1, or does not make it into that group. Concepts are taught in this ensemble to prepare students for jazz ensemble 1.