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April 7, 2021 Achievements

SCCSD Students Selected for 2021 Iowa All-State Jazz

SCCSD Students Selected for 2021 Iowa All State Jazz

Congratulations to the following students from the Sioux City Community Schools on their selection for the 2021 Iowa All-State Jazz. The Iowa All-State Jazz Festival will occur on Saturday, June 19, 2021, at 4 pm at the Jamie Heard Amphitheater in West Des Moines.

The 2021 All-State students have been accepted into one of the state’s finest musical ensembles consisting of hundreds of students. Help us honor the outstanding achievement of our 2021 All-State musicians and their music educators.


Saxophone Selection:

Bari – Reed Adajar (Sioux City North)

Band Director, Mr. Brian Cole

Trumpet Selection:

Michael Widjaja (Sioux City East)

Band Director, Ms. Anna Scott


The 2021 Jazz All-State Festival will consist of a series of one-day clinics and performances conducted outdoors (weather permitting), with masking, bell covers, and social distancing precautions in place. The concerts are open to the public. COVID-19 safety precautions will also be in place for guests in attendance. Additionally, the concerts will be live-streamed. Check the Jazz Educators of Iowa website for the link and more information: https://www.jeiowa.org/all-state.