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Local's Only Concert Application

As part of SSJO's Locals Only event, we will select one talented middle or high school jazz ensemble to join Swing Shift Jazz Orchestra to share our concert at the Richard E. Wildish Community Theater in downtown Springfield on May 21st. If selected, your group will not only open the Locals Only show but will also have  the opportunity to play with our guest artist, local saxophonist and educator, Idit Shner.

If you are interested in being our featured band, please fill out the online application form below and submit along with recordings of two stylistically different charts. The deadline for submission is Friday, March 10th, 8:00 pm. Entries will be notified by March 24th.


Please submit recordings by uploading files or submitting links to recordings in the form below. For Google drive submissions, share your file with "".

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Thanks for applying for our Local's Only Concert. We'll get back to you soon.

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