The O’Connor Band program has amazing weekend!
The OC Colorguard competed in their first TCGC Regional at Canyon HS in New Braunfels and won 1st Place in the Scholastic A Division! Congratulations to this amazing team and Mr. Pemberton and his staff!
O’Connor Jazz I, II, and Combo participated at the Hill Country Jazz Festival at Texas State University and the South Texas Jazz Festival at Brandeis HS.
At Texas State OC Jazz I received the OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE AWARD given by the judges and 9 OC jazz students were named as Outstanding Soloists of the festival!
At the South Texas Jazz Festival all 3 OC Jazz Ensembles were awarded SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE AWARDS by the judges and 12 students were named Outstanding Student Soloists and the Jazz I trumpet and saxophone sections named Outstanding of the festival!
OC Jazz I also had a major role in NISD’s PTA Founders Day celebration on Thursday night!
Congratulations to these amazing young performers, musicians, and their directors!
True story: OC Jazz has amazing performances at Texas State…heads to Bucees for quick stop. Our awesome kids get off buses in tuxes to grab a bite. Random lady is so IMPRESSED with our OC kids demeanor and etiquette in the store she walks up and donates $300 to the jazz program!