Tickets are now available to be ordered for the 20th annual edition of Hot Java Cool Jazz, a concert featuring five local high school jazz bands – this year again including Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz 1 – on Friday, Mar. 20, at the Paramount Theater in Seattle.
Tickets are $20 and can be ordered through the MTHS Music Boosters Club at [email protected]. Tickets will also be available for purchase starting on Thursday, Feb. 19, at the Mountlake Terrace Starbucks located at 228th Street SW and Cedar Way/44th Avenue West.
Every ticket ordered through the MTHS Music Boosters or purchased at the Mountlake Terrace Starbucks will benefit the MTHS music program. “These tickets do sell out fast, so don’t delay and help support the MTHS Jazz program with your purchase,” said MTHS Music Boosters Club President Sherrill Leppich.
In addition to Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz 1, the 2015 edition of Hot Java Cool Jazz will include performances by the jazz bands from Edmonds-Woodway, Roosevelt, Garfield and Mount Si High Schools.
Since 1995, the Starbucks Hot Java Cool Jazz concerts have raised more than $400,000 for area high school music programs. For more information on this year’s event, click https://www.starbucks.com/seattle/events/hot-java-cool-jazz.