Come out and support our Northwood Jazz Program at the annual Irvine Jazz Festival at Irvine High School THIS Saturday!  Our four big bands and two jazz combos will be performing along with jazz ensembles from throughout Southern California, including our friends at Sierra Vista!

Combo 1 – 8:00am (Drama Room)
Jazz 2 – 9:30 (Stage)
Sierra Vista – 11:00 (HLG)
Jazz 3 – 11:30 (Gym)
CSULB Jazz Band – 12:00 (GYM)
Jazz 4 – 1:30 (Student Center)
Jazz 1 – 2:30 (Stage)
Combo 2 – 3:30 (Drama Room)
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the event.

Next week, our Wind Symphony, Philharmonic Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble I will be performing at the annual IUSD Music Festivals, alongside groups from each of the 5 high schools in IUSD.  Come out and support our students in these incredible nights of music!

Tuesday 3/21 @ 7pm, Woodbridge High School Theater
$5 Tickets –
Wind Symphony

Wednesday 3/22 @ 7pm, Woodbridge High School Theater
$5 Tickets –
Philharmonic Orchestra

Thursday 3/23 @ 7pm, UCI’s Barclay Theater
$10 Tickets –
Jazz Ensemble I

It’s never too early to start thinking about Marching Band! Online registration will begin in late March; watch your email for details. All events will be held on campus at NHS. ALL students, and all levels of music experience, are welcome; please share with friends!

  • 2023 Marching Band Camp*: Monday-Friday, August 14th-18th, 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Marching Band Camp Registration Due: May 12th (available March 20th at
  • All Camp Parent/Student Meeting*: Wednesday, August 9th, 7:00pm, NHS Theater
  • New Member Workshop**: Friday, August 11th, 12:30-3:30pm, NHS Room 501
  • Drumline Workshops & Required Auditions for Marching Band: May (TBD)
  • Color Guard, Drumline, Pit & Percussion Pre-Camps: August 9th, 10th, 11th (Times TBD)

* Required attendance for ALL members
**Required attendance for all NEW members

Next TIMB Meeting: Monday, April 10th, 6:30pm
Join us for the latest NHS instrumental music news, including updates from the Music Directors.
Email at least 1 hour prior to the meeting for the Zoom link.


Sat, Mar 18th: Irvine Jazz Festival, Irvine High School
Tues, Mar 21st, 7:00pm: IUSD Wind Ensemble Festival, Woodbridge HS Theater
Wed, Mar 22nd, 7:00pm: IUSD Orchestra Festival, Woodbridge HS Theater
Thu, Mar 23rd, 7:00pm: IUSD Jazz Festival, UCI Barclay Theater
Thu, Mar 30th: IUSD Honors Concert, Segerstrom Concert Hall

Wed, Apr 12th: 8th Grade Family Night
Thu, Apr 13th: Night of the Arts
Fri, May 12th: Jazz at the Oak
Sat, May 13th: Instrumental Music Awards
Wed-Fri, May 17th-19th, 7:00pm: Pop Concerts and Gala, NHS Theater

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