Congratulations to Bellevue High’s Jazz 1 ensemble on being selected as one of twelve finalists from across the country to participate in the Swing Central Jazz Festival in Savannah, GA March 29-31.

Students will have the opportunity to work with jazz masters, perform in a showcase, and attend other performances in addition to participating in competition rounds.

This will be the first time the 25-member group will attend the festival which recognizes top high school jazz bands. The event is part of the Savannah Music Festival.

For more information, including a webcast of the competition on March 31, visit