48th Annual Central Jazz Fest

Champaign Central High School


Friday, April 21, & Saturday, April 22, 2017


Combes Gym


 

 

Come out for a relaxing evening (or two!) at Champaign Central's Annual Jazz Fest. You'll hear great music from a number of local middle and high school big bands and enjoy dinner, dessert, or snacks from our Jazz Cafe.

Our special guest for this year is Chip McNeil from the University of Illinois.

Admission at the door is $5 per person, with a family maximum of $20.

Want to volunteer? 

Performance Schedule

Friday, April 21

Big Band performances - Main Gym

  • 5:30 Central HS Lab Band
  • 6:00 Centennial 3
  • 6:30 Urbana MS 2
  • 7:00 Franklin MS
  • 7:30 Monticello MS
  • 8:00 Centennial 2
  • 8:30 Urbana MS 1
  • 9:00 Central HS Stage Band
  • 9:30 Centennial 1
  • 10:00 Central HS Jazz Ensemble

 

 

Saturday, April 22

  • 4:00 Free public clinic with Chip McNeil

Big Band performances - Main Gym

  • 5:30 Edison MS 2
  • 6:00 Jefferson MS 2
  • 6:30 Central HS Lab Band
  • 7:00 Edison MS 3
  • 7:30 Central HS Stage Band
  • 8:00 Jefferson MS 1
  • 8:30 Edison MS1
  • 9:00 Central Jazz Ensemble