Category Archives: Student News
Announcements about and pertaining to Eddie Lewis’ students.
Congratulations Judy Judy Z. has been extremely busy this last month with marching band commitments, so I didn’t hear about her results until today. Judy is a Freshman in high school and placed third in her region’s jazz band auditions. … Continue reading
Congratulations Myranda P. I just got word that Myranda won a chair in the junior high All-Region band for her region. In fact, she placed second in the auditions. Myranda began taking lessons with me just over a year ago. … Continue reading
We want to congratulate Sean S. for making first chair in his school band this week. Sean is a seventh grader and I believe he is in a mixed grade band. He started lessons almost a full year before sixth … Continue reading
Well, it’s the first time this has happened in many years. Over a decade ago I decided to limit my student load to a fraction of what it used to be. I did this so I could give each student … Continue reading
We want to congratulate Abinand for making All-Region Jazz in TMEA Region 17. He placed in the first band (top five) and should be qualified to compete at the All-State Level. Abi is one of our short term students who … Continue reading
It was an honor to be invited again to do the summer band master classes at Taylor High School in Katy, Texas. This was my third year and I hope they have me back again next year.
I’ve created a play list of different trumpet players playing All Blues to help you prepare for the All-Region Jazz auditions. If you are auditioning for All-Region Jazz, listen to these videos several times. Also avoid the temptation to skip … Continue reading