Est. 2010







April 11, 2018

**3am - Depart Gregori for SJC

6am – Check-in at SJC

**TBD 7am – Fly to stop one of two. Lunch in the airport. Depart on layover flight to MSY.

6pm – Arrive at Louis Armstrong Airport MSY

6:45pm – Take Ground Transportation to Andrew Jackson Hotel

7:30pm – Arrive at Andrew Jackson Hotel and Check-In

8:00pm – Dinner at a nearby restaurant

9:30pm – Sleep

 

April 12, 2018

8am – Breakfast

9am – Meet at the start of the Parade on Bourbon Street

10am – Parade Kick-off

11am – Take instruments back to the hotel

12pm – Walk to Andrew Jackson Park for lunch

1pm-6pm Watch various shows. Dinner nearby.

8pm Watch a show at Preservation Hall jazz venue

9:30pm Walk to the hotel

10:00pm Sleep

 

April 13, 2018

8:00am – Breakfast

9:30am – Explore the Old US Mint (Jazz Venue on Upper Floors) and listen to various jazz groups

12pm – Have lunch at a nearby restaurant/venue

1pm – Check out Café Du Monde (Beignets)

1:45pm – Return to the hotel to grab instruments and warm-up for performance

2:30pm – Perform at nearby venue (*TBD)

3:30pm – Put instruments away

4pm – Check out more performances

6pm – Dinner at a nearby restaurant

7:30pm – Walk back to the hotel

9pm – Sleep

 
April 14, 2017

4am – Wake Up

4:30am – Take Ground transportation to MSY Airport

5:15am – Arrive at MSY and Check-in and have breakfast

7am – Flight from MSY to layover airport and have lunch. Take layover flight

12pm (PST) arrive at SJC.



Gregori Musical Arts Association (GMAA)
Joseph A. Gregori High School
            ​3701 Pirrone Road
            Modesto, CA 95356
​Hours: 6am-5:30pm (J Building Only)
Paul Herrera, Music Director
           (559) 307-4315
           herrera.p@monet.k12.ca.us
Matt Syljuberget, Color Guard Caption Head
Glen Imai, Percussion Ensemble Director
Katrina Fitzpatrick, Color Guard Technician
Julia Cornejo, Oboe Instructor
JAZZ HISTORY TO BE COVERED PRIOR TO THE TRIP…

STORYVILLE

BRASS BANDS

EARLY/TRADITIONAL JAZZ

BLUES

CAJUN/CREOLE/ZYDECO

LOUIS ARMSTRONG AND PETE FOUNTAIN

PRESERVATION HALL

MEMORIZED PERFORMANCE PIECES:

WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING

CHAMELEON

DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT MEANS TO MISS NEW ORLEANS?

JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE

JOE AVERY’S PIECE – “FIRST LINE”

MORE TBD

Gregori High School Jazz Band in New Orleans
French Quarter Festival April 11-14, 2018
Tentative Itinerary

COST BREAK-DOWN

HOTEL: 4 DAYS AND 3 NIGHTS AT THE HOTEL ST. PIERRE IN THE FRENCH QUARTER (4 TO A ROOM) = $250

AIRFARE: SOUTHWEST AIRLINES (FLIGHTS TBD) – PROJECTED COST (UNDER $450) BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1ST, 2017.

ROUNDTRIP AIRPORT SHUTTLE: MSY TO HOTEL $50

FOOD/ENTERTAINMENT: VARIOUS RESTAURANTS/VENUES IN FRENCH QUARTER, CAFÉ DU MONDE (BEIGNETS), PRESERVATION HALL PERFORMANCE TICKETS = $200.

PROJECTED TOTAL COST IS: LESS THAN $950.


PAYMENT PLANS

$200 DOWN PAYMENT DUE NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 15TH. NON-REFUNDABLE. (DUE TO AIRFARE).

$200 DUE ON NOVEMBER 1ST. NON-REFUNDABLE (DUE TO AIRFARE).

$200 FEBRUARY 1ST

$150 REMAINING AMOUNT DUE BY APRIL 10TH.

RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE BY SEPTEMBER 1ST.        
                                                                                                 

The Gregori High School Jazz Band had traveled to New Orleans in April to perform and enjoy "French Quarter Festival 2018." This trip is sure to be a memorable one. 

GREGORI MUSICAL ARTS ASSOCIATION (GMAA)
JOSEPH A. GREGORI HIGH SCHOOL
            ​3701 PIRRONE ROAD
            MODESTO, CA 95356

​HOURS: 6AM-5:30PM (J BUILDING ONLY)
PAUL HERRERA, MUSIC DIRECTOR
           (559) 307-4315
           HERRERA.P@MONET.K12.CA.US
MATT SYLJUBERGET, COLOR GUARD CAPTION HEAD
GLEN IMAI, PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE DIRECTOR
KATRINA FITZPATRICK, COLOR GUARD TECHNICIAN
JULIA CORNEJO, OBOE INSTRUCTOR


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