The Downey Legend

Jazz II Goes to Disneyland

Diego Martinez, Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Community, Student Life

On Wednesday, Oct. 24, the Downey High Jazz II band attended the annual Disneyland Jazz festival. This year marks the ninth time Jazz II has brought music to the wonderland in hopes of bringing joy and tasteful jazz. They had high expectations for themselves and anticipated the viewing of other jazz bands...

Jazzy opportunities

Jazzy opportunities

Vivian Buenrostro, Writer

March 29, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Schools across California participated in the 41st Annual Fullerton College Jazz Festival on Saturday, March 23, where Downey was fortunate enough to be invited to compete against other schools’ in their division. Over the years, this festival has grown to be one of the most respected jazz festivals ...

All that jazz

All that jazz

Vivian Buenrostro, Writer

November 15, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

On Halloween night, the music department hosted the annual jazz concert that included performances by two different level jazz bands and Jazz Choir.   The concert began at 7:00 p.m. with music teacher Cory Olariu as he introduced a combo group that included junior Neyva Sandoval on bass, junior...

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