FAME Jazz Band Schedule

Auditions Open

FAME Jazz Band Program
APPLICATION OPEN – APPLY NOW
FEBRUARY 12, 2021 thru MARCH 20, 2021

AUDITIONS MARCH 27, 2021

All musicians are welcome!

FAME – Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education, Inc is accepting applications for its year-round FAME Jazz Band Program (FJBP). FJBP was established in 2015 to provide year-round high caliber music and academic support and instruction to talented Prince George’s County MD middle and high school youth, who are serious about music and want to take their skills to a higher level.

In the program, students receive:

• Music Instruction
• Academic Support
• College Preparation
• Career Readiness
• Summer Music Programs at the University of Maryland School of Music
• Opportunities to Perform on Major Stages

 

You do not need to have a jazz background, nor play in a school band to audition for the program.

Home-schooled students are also invited to apply. This program is ideal for youth who want to enjoy a unique opportunity to grow musically and academically while having fun with other youth musicians.

WHO:

All middle and high school students who live and/or attend school in Prince George’s County Maryland. Applicants must be committed to playing their musical instrument and performing jazz music.

WHAT:

  • Instrumental instruction
  • Music theory classes
  • Academic tutoring
  • Renowned staff and educators
  • College preparatory classes
  • Summer enrichment programs
  • Premiere performance venues
  • And more!

WHEN:

Registration: August 1-September 12
Auditions: Saturday September 26

WHERE: TBD