UW-Green Bay

Schedule of Events

Jazz Fest 48

Starring Janet Planet
and the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

All school groups performing during the day will receive written comments plus an onstage clinic by adjudicators after their performance. UWGB Jazz Fest 48 is non-competitive - Groups do not receive a first, second, etc., ranking. The concert will begin with the invited high school bands, each with one of the adjudicators appearing as a soloist.


6:30 pm to 9:00 pm GBJO rehearses with Janet Planet, SA B103 (Band Room)


8:00 am to 12:00 pm Up to 8 bands perform for adjudicators in University Theatre, 30 minutes each
  Up to 8 bands perform for adjudicators in Weidner Center, 30 minutes each
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Lunch on campus
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Janet Planet masterclass in Weidner Center
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Up to 6 bands rehearse with adjudicator/soloists to prepare for concert
  Remaining students attend specialized masterclasses with UWGB faculty
3:30 pm to 6:00 pm Dinner break (suggested options available)
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Up to 6 student bands perform with soloists
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm Green Bay Jazz Orchestra with special guest Janet Planet