Student musicians from this school year at Mountlake Terrace High School and Alderwood Middle School, and alumni of MTHS from as far back as the class of 2001, will present a special night of jazz on Wednesday, June 8, at The Sound Check Bar and Grill in Lynnwood. Tickets are $10; doors open for this all-ages show at 5 p.m.
The concert will include live performances by the MTHS Combo, the Alderwood Middle School jazz band, the MTHS Alumni Band, MTHS Jazz Ensemble 2 and two sets by MTHS Jazz Ensemble 1.
The alumni band will include MTHS Class of 2011 member Skyler Floe, who will be starting a jazz performance master’s degree program in Graz, Austria next year. The evening will also feature an original composition by MTHS Class of 2002 member Mat Montgomery.
Tickets can be purchased online through Brown Paper Tickets at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2560695. Seating is first-come, first-served with a special section for MTHS Class of 2016 members. To reserve your senior class seat, or for more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Sound Check Bar & Grill is located at 19800 44th Ave. W. in Lynnwood.
–By Doug Petrowski