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World Renowned Jazz Artist Visits BHS Jazz Students

Internationally Acclaimed Jazz Artist Sits In with Bolingbrook HS Students

The Bolingbrook Jazz Band was visited on Thursday by international jazz saxophonist Mr. Jon Irabagon. Among Mr. Irabagon’s accolades are the 2012 Musician of the Year in the New York City Jazz Record and the winner of the 2008 Thelonious Monk Saxophone Competition.

Mr. Irabagon visited the BHS Jazz students for about an hour, answering questions, providing some instruction, and as a grand finale, sitting in with and performing with the students.  Watch and listen to the video for a sample of the performance.