Outstanding PYLUSD Jazz Bands

The Reno Jazz Festival is the premiere event for High School and College Jazz bands west of the Rocky Mountains. These Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District jazz bands earned superior ratings and placed in the top five bands in their respective divisions.

A special congratulations goes to Trombonist Andrew Munoz, from Esperanza High School for being named one of the Outstanding High School Performers at the festival.

We are so proud of our music educators: Eric Samson from El Dorado High School, Brad Davis from Esperanza High School, Pete Perez from Valencia High School, and Bincins Garcia from Yorba Linda High School.

Listed below are some of the recognitions earned by the PYLUSD jazz groups and their instructors.

A High School Combo
5th – Esperanza High School II, Brad Davis

APII High School Band
2nd – Yorba Linda High School II, Bincins Garcia
5th – El Dorado High School II, Eric Samson

API High School Band
5th – Valencia High School – Placentia II, Pete Perez

A High School Band
5th – Yorba Linda High School I, Bincins Garcia

AAA High School Band
4th – Esperanza High School I, Brad Davis
5th – Valencia High School I – Placentia I, Pete Perez

Congratulations to all of our outstanding musicians!
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