The North Jersey School Music Association provides the opportunity for students in the 7th , 8th, and 9th grades to participate in the All North Jersey (also known as Region I) Junior High School Band.  Students must audition for the ensemble and then, if selected, participate in four rehearsals followed by a culminating concert.  These rehearsals and concerts take place during February and March as follows:   
    Monday, February 24      4:00 – 8:00 PM
    Tuesday, March 3           4:00 – 8:00 PM
    Wednesday, March 4       4:00 – 8:00 PM (SNOW DATE ONLY)
    Friday, March 6              4:00 – 8:00 PM
    Saturday, March 7         12:00 – 6:00 PM
    Sunday, March 8            3:00 PM CONCERT
     This opportunity gives students a chance to enrich their musical and instrumental skills at an advanced level with other students in the North Jersey area.  All information pertaining to the Region I Jr. High Band is available at:
    The auditions will take place on Saturday, February 8th, at Clifton High School.   
    All applications must be submitted online by the end of the day on December 13th by going to the following link: Region Band Application
    The signed endorsement page and the $20 application fee (cash please) are due to Mrs. Zintel by
    Tuesday, December 17, 2019
    All interested students should purchase the appropriate solo now and begin learning it along with the required scales.  This is an extensive instrumental audition and the support of private instruction is highly recommended.