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Eckstein Band Families!

Here are a few things to get you started in this supportive community:

Opt in to receive email updatesabout upcoming events.  You may unsubscribe at any time.  Email band chair at with your student’s name and the band(s) played in. If you were on the email list last year, just email your child’s new band assignment.

Junior Jazz Band After School Program: This afterschool program meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-5:30 p.m. all year in Room 118. Please complete the permission form Eckstein Jr Jazz Afterschool Program 2019-20 Questions, email Mr. Escobedo at

Submit your child’s band $90 enrichment fee via the Alliance for Education as soon as you are able to, please.  This pays for reeds, equipment, festival fees, music, and so much more!  Visit this link to submit payment easily and quickly online (should automatically pre-fill to select Eckstein Band to receive the funds)

Paperwork Needed to be Ready to Volunteer for Band Events!

Whether you plan on chaperoning or not, get this out of the way now so you are ready!

Volunteer and Chaperone Applications now last two years. If you are not sure if your application is up to date please contact Julia Detering at

You can fill out both Volunteer Applications and Chaperone Applications online at:

Questions about volunteer paperwork can be directed to Julia Detering at

Questions or haven’t yet opted in for band updates? Email us at

Looking for more information? Visit the Eckstein Band Families Website for upcoming dates, volunteer opportunities, and other need-to-knows. Eckstein Band Families is a booster organization & is not affiliated with Seattle Public Schools.


Contact Us
Event Forms and Info
Friends of the Band
Fund Raising and Donations
Individual Bands and Small Ensembles – Overviews
Parent Welcome Letter
Volunteer Opportunities
View Full Calendar

Useful Links

Seattle Jazz Resources
Creative Music Adventures Private and ensemble lessons for all instruments
Dimitrious Jazz Alley All-ages shows, under 12 years old get in free
Earshot Jazz
Egans Ballard Jam House
Kennelly Keys Music
KPLU Jazz 88.5 FM
Roosevelt Jazz Band
Amazing Slowdowner
Eckstein Band on Facebook
JW Pepper Sheet Music
Public Google Calendar