Jazz Saxophonist Nathan Childers to visit WHS January 9

Joe Oneschuk reports some exciting news: a very special guest Artist-In-Residence Day.  On Wednesday January 9, 2013, Wayland High School will host New York jazz recording artist/performer, Nathan Childers. Mr. Childers is a premier New York City-based saxophonist who is also an endorsed artist for the Yamaha and Rico corporations. He will spend the entire day at WHS working with Honors Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, Songwriting Class, and Honors Jazz Ensemble.  He will discuss such topics as:

  • Practice tips & preparation
  • Tips for making it in the music industry
  • Techniques on playing classical and pop music
  • Reed and instrument care.