Albemarle High School Jazz Ensemble

Directed by Greg Thomas (Charlottesville, VA)

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Featuring students from grades 9-12, Albemarle High School Jazz Ensemble is an audition-only group that requires previous instrumental training, and teacher recommendation. The band is led by Greg Thomas, who has directed the Albemarle High School bands since 1993.

Albemarle High School Jazz Ensemble is a  six-time winner and twelve-time finalist at the Chantilly Jazz Festival in Virginia. The Jazz Ensemble also performs at Albemarle High School’s regular concerts, special functions, and competitions.

Here is the Albemarle High School Jazz Ensemble performing Body Snatchers at Essentially Ellington in 2014!

Catch Albemarle High School Jazz Ensemble March 31st at Jazz on the River (Weather Permitting), and the Competition on April 1st at the Lucas Theatre!

Stay tuned for more Swing Central bands!