DHS Choral Auditions

Do you want to join Jazz Choir next year? Auditions will be held on March 4-7. All applicants MUST register online at http://bit.ly/DHSChoirAuditions or by downloading an application from http://bit.ly/DHSChoirAuditionsPaper and mailing it, with a postmark by Feb 22, 2019. Applications are also available for pick up at school offices.

Parents of auditioning students are strongly encouraged to attend the pre-audition Parent Meeting on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4 pm in DHS room P-10 to hear about the audition process and the Jazz Choir experience.

Dare to Dream Cabaret! 

Cabaret is the Davis High School Jazz Choir’s most elaborate production and largest celebration of the year. This popular event features the Jazz Choir, accompanied by a combo from the Davis High School Jazz Band.  The 27 member choir performs under the musical direction of Dr. Karen Gardias with the choreography of Jeff Teague.

  • Dinner Shows on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 at Emerson Junior High, featuring delicious food and our wildly popular Mocktail bar
  • Concert-only performance on Tuesday, March 19 at Brunelle

Visit our Cabaret 2019 website to buy your tickets today!

Support Jazz Choir!

We raise funds throughout the year to help pay for the costs associated with our performances and school trips, including our Spring Tour to Los Angeles. In February 2019, not only will our students have the opportunity to attend outstanding professional and dance performance workshops, they will also enjoy:

  • An evening out at one of the best jazz clubs in LA, the “Baked Potato”
  • An intimate performance of the original musical “Witness Uganda” and talk-back with the cast
  • Behind the scene tours of the Warner Bros Studios and the Hollywood Bowl
  • Star gazing at the Griffith Park Observatory and on Hollywood Blvd
  • Tours of the UCLA and USC campuses
  • A day in Disneyland
  • And more…

Please consider donating now and/or attending our Cabaret Dinner & Performance fundraisers on Saturday, March 16 or Sunday, March 17.  Stay tuned for more details. Thanks for your support!

Concerts & Events

Upcoming Events:

Feb 14 – 18 – Spring Tour to Los Angeles

Feb 22 – DHS Choral Audition Forms are Due

Feb 25 @4p – Pre-Audition Parent Meeting in DHS Room P-10

Mar 4-6 – Auditions for all DHS choirs – Click here for more details

Mar 16 & 17 @ 6p – Cabaret Dinner and Performances

Mar 19 @ 7p – Cabaret Concert at Brunelle

Apr 10 @ 4:30-8p – Carousel Fundraiser at the Davis Farmers’ Market

April 30 – Northern California Showchoir Showcase (Details TBD)

Jun 1 @ 7p – All-choir Pops Concert at Brunelle

Help support the DHS Jazz Choir!


2018-9 Jazz Choir News

DHS Jazz Choir 2018-19 The Jazz Choir recently started the year off with a retreat at Granlibakken Tahoe. The students loved the beautiful setting – and delicious food – and began rehearsals for their Spring Cabaret performances.   Cabaret will be held on March 16-17, 2019. Stay tuned for more details!