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02-05 HHSMB Blast Feb 5

congratulations, jazz ensemble!


The Homestead Jazz Ensemble received a SUPERIOR rating at the CMEA Jazz Festival held at Aragon HS on Friday!


Good Job!


And good job on the lunch time gig in the quad Monday.   There were many students dancing to YMCA and In the Mood, among the many charts performed for the Homestead student body.  



Second Annual Orchestra Festival in the hhs auditorium feb 7-8


Due to popular demand, our second annual Homestead Orchestra Festival has expanded to TWO days, with 20 performing high school and middle school orchestras!


In addition to these talented school groups, we are fortunate to have string trio Simply Three in concert at 5:45 pm Friday, Feb 7th and at 11:45 am Saturday, Saturday, Feb 8th.  FREE!   Check out their website

to find out more about the group, so you’ll know how great this event will be! 


Friday performances will start with Saratoga High School’s Freshman Orchestra at 3:25 pm, followed by Lynbrook at 3:50; Saratoga’s Philharmonic Orchestra at 4:15; Northgate HS at 4:40; Saratoga Strings at 5:05; Simply Three at 5:45; Los Gatos HS String Orchestra at 6:45; Saratoga’s String Orchestra (different group from Saratoga Strings) at 7:10; Sunnyvale MS at 7:35; Hopkins Junior High at 8; and Los Gatos HS Chamber Orchestra at 8:25.


Saturday performances will start with Castillero MS Avant at 9:25 am; Prospect HS at 9:50; Enochs HS at 10:15; Homestead String Orchestra at 10:40; Castillero MS Chamber at 11:05; Simply Three at 11:45; Redwood MS Vivace at 12:45; Clovis West HS at 1:10; Fremont HS at 1:35; Homestead Chamber Orchestra at 2:00; and Redwood MS Chamber at 2:25.


Performances take place in the Homestead High School Auditorium, and all performances are FREE!   Please contact Vicki Feltman at if you have questions.




band room availability



Thu Feb 6th 3:30-5:30 ç Last chance for Concert Band and Symphonic Band

                                                Students to pick up instruments before exchange



Fri Feb 7th band room closed at 3:15 for Orchestra Festival. 


Mon Feb 10 4:20-6 pm ç  HHS Staff meeting held 3:15-4:15 – Students do not enter


Tue/Wed/Thu Feb 11-13 3:30-6 pm


Fri Feb 14th 2-3 pm HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – school out at 2 pm




Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu Feb 24-27 3:30-6pm


Fri Feb 28th 3:30-5 pm