SE?Jazz Band receives I rating

The St. Edmond Jazz Band received a Division I or “Superior” rating when it attended the IHSMA State Jazz Festival in Cherokee on Jan. 26. The jazz band performed three tunes: “The St. Louis Blues,” “A Child is Born” and “Libertango.”

Members include seniors Michelle Curtis, Thomas Woodruff, David Flattery, Jazmine Myers, Seth Reel, and Zach Benjamin; juniors are Mary Claire Li, Jacob Meyer, John-Michael Li, Adam Willerth, and Paul Japuntich; sophomores Cain Junkman, and Rose Touney; freshmen Leslie Loehr, Robert Flattery, Jake Duarte, Gage Touney and Jenny Curtis; and eighth-graders Iris Peimann and Kameron Brown.