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TJEN Traditional Jazz Youth Group Survey Form

Please tell us about your group, and we'll add the info to our Youth Group Directory page!


Name of band
Year formed 
Based out of (city/state)
Instrumentation is pieces

Age range of bandmembers from to
Average of bandmembers' ages is currently

Adult instructor(s) name(s)/address(es)/e-mail address(es)

School affiliation (if any)
Jazz society affiliation
Other affiliation

Is your band part of the school's music curricula, for which the bandmembers receive a grade?
Yes  No

Describe the band's style(s) and repertoire


Where do you rehearse?
How often?


Where do you perform?

How often?

Name the jazz festivals the band has played at (include the years)


What does your local jazz society do for the band?


What do bandmembers' parents do for the band?


The band's funding comes from (check all that apply):
paying gigs
foundation grant
corporate sponsor
private donations
jazz society
fundraising sales, raffles etc.
school budget
other (describe)
parents

Are the bandmembers paid for their performances?
Yes  No

The adult director is
volunteer
paid
directing the band is part of director's broader teaching position

Director's background in traditional jazz


Is the director a member of the Jazz Education Network (JEN)?
Yes  No

How/why did the band first form?


How do you recruit new bandmembers when needed? Do you hold annual auditions? 


The band's music consists of (check all that apply):
arrangements written for each instrument
Arrangements are by

lead sheets with routines
Routines are by

tunes learned from recordings, without music

What is the band's uniform?

List all the recordings the band has issued for sale/promo
TIITLE  FORMAT
(LP,CD,cass) 
YEAR
RELEASED  
STILL
AVAILABLE?
Yes  No
Yes  No
Yes  No
Yes  No
Yes  No


Adult director(s): describe your basic approach to teaching traditional jazz--materials used--successful methods and techniques


THANK YOU!

You can also return this survey to:
Traditional Jazz Educators Network
5537 Belle Pond Dr.
Centreville, VA 20120
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