Seattle Jazz Ed http://www.kplu.org en Jazz program hopes to strike a chord with Seattle kids http://www.kplu.org/post/jazz-program-hopes-strike-chord-seattle-kids <p><span style="font-family: times; font-size: 12pt;">Seattle public schools have some of the best jazz programs in the country.<span>&nbsp; </span>Student ensembles dominate at national competitions and perform all over the world.<span>&nbsp; </span>But many kids don’t get to participate because the bands only exist in a few schools.<span>&nbsp; </span>Now a new program aims to give every middle and high school student in the area an opportunity to learn from renowned jazz teachers.<span>&nbsp; Mon, 22 Nov 2010 13:49:18 +0000 Charla Bear 189 at http://www.kplu.org Jazz program hopes to strike a chord with Seattle kids