NM Jazz placed 1st at SEIBA Districts in Ia. City on March 3rd, 2018. The Outstanding Performer Award in class 1A was earned by junior trombonist, Morgan Sampson. The following students received Outstanding Soloists Awards; Logan Shipley, trombone; Seth Edmundson, tenor sax; Morgan Yang, alto sax; Channing Rooda, piano; Ali Edmundson, flute and Morgan Sampson, trombone. The band has now qualified for the Iowa Jazz Championships to be held at the Iowa State Center in Ames on April 5th.
NM will perform at 2:45 p.m on Thursday, April 5th at the Scheman Building Center at Iowa State University campus.