Category Archive: News & Updates

Jun 04

Summer Band Camp Info

The 2016-17 school year is winding down, I know many of you would like to have information regarding our 2017-18 summer band camp this year. There is a change to our pep band and marching band structure. Pep band is still required for all band students, but to accommodate students’ busy extracurricular schedule, …

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Mar 03

Highlights of the Decatur Jazz Band at Tula’s Jazz Club

On February 20th our Decatur Jazz Band performed. Here is there performance from that night.

Feb 12

Our Jazz Combo on KNKX

See more of our Jazz Band’s performances at the KNKX studio >>

Read the article written about our Jazz Band >>

Feb 09

Big Band Showcase on February 25 @ 7:00 pm

Mark your calendars! The biggest fundraiser of the year is coming up later this month. This year the program will feature professional drummer, Garey Williams! We expect a full house — get there early …

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Feb 09

Decatur Jazz Band @ Tula’s Jazz Club

Decatur Jazz Band will be playing at Tula’s Jazz Club in Seattle on Monday the 20th!

Venue address is 2214 2nd Avenue, Seattle 98121. Their set starts at 7:30. $10 cover.

Please come out and support!

Feb 02

Service Area Concert, February 16 @ 7:30 pm in the Decatur Gym

Please join us on Thursday, 2/16 in the Decatur Gym for the Service Area Concert. All members of the Decatur Bands will be playing as well as the members of 8th grade bands from Saghalie, Illahee, and Lakota Middle Schools. Call time for all band members is 7 pm. This is a not to be …

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Feb 02

General Booster Meeting on February 8 at 7 pm Bandroom

Next Thursday is the General Booster Meeting. Various topics to be covered such as a complete agenda for budgeting, Silverwood trip information and needs, insurance moment, all the notes and needs for showcase, how to spend our gift money, and Tom’s popcorn. Please join us as we need your input and help! 🙂


Feb 02

Decatur Jazz Combo on KNKX


Congratulations to the Decatur Jazz Combo — they were featured on KNKX radio broadcast last month!

Sep 24

2016-2017 Band Calendar

Date Event Location Time Thur, Jan 26 KNKX (jazz combo) Sat, Feb 11

Thur, Feb 16 Solo & Ensemble

Service Area Concert Puyallup HS

Decatur Gym Varies

6:00 PM (WE/CB/JB) Mon, Feb. 20

Sat, Feb 25 Tula’s Jazz Club

Big Band Showcase Seattle

Decatur PA 8-9 PM (JB)

7:00 PM (JB) Thu, Mar 2 Spring …

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Jun 10

Message to Decatur Bands

This has been and incredible, fantastic and bittersweet year.  The Decatur Bands are the best they’ve ever been, and continue to improve every time I hear them.  Their performances at Disney earned high respect and very complimentary remarks from audiences and Disney cast members alike.  The final Jazz Band performance after the graduation ceremonies promises …

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