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Aurelia Jazz Band wins at Sioux City

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Win guarantees 11th straight trip to State

On to State (again) The Aurelia High School Jazz Band, shown here in a recent performance at the school, captured first place in their class at the NW Iowa Bandmasters competition Tuesday and assured the school going to the State Jazz Band competition for the 11th consecutive year. Aurelia is the defending champion. Photo contributed.

The Aurelia Jazz Band, directed by Jason Heeren, competed in the Northwest Iowa Bandmasters competition in Sioux City on Tuesday Feb. 5, and came away with first place in their class. The win means the Aurelia group will be going to the State Jazz Competitiion in Des Moines later this spring for the eleventh consecutive year.

Aurelia won the state competition last spring.

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