Music Department

Performing Arts Events

News and Announcements

  • Three-time Grammy winner headlines New Trier Jazz Festival on Feb. 4
    It has been a decade since a Latin-infused big band shook the New Trier Jazz Festival stage, but this year's headliner is undeniably worth the wait. An extraordinary concert experience awaits when Arturo O'Farrill, triple Grammy Award winner and son of Cuban music legend Chico O'Farrill, brings his Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra to the annual festival Feb. 4.
  • New Trier guitarist to perform during Grammy Week, Post-Grammy Celebration
    New Trier senior Erik Findling will have the chance to mingle with some of the biggest names in music next month as one of 32 high school musicians selected to attend Grammy Camp's Jazz Session - an experience that allows him to play during Grammy Week and attend the awards.
  • 2017 NTFAA Summer Scholarships
    2017 Summer Scholarship Applications now available!
  • New Trier swings into the holidays with all-star jazz show on Dec. 12
    Winnetka, Ill. - Following in the footsteps of jazz greats like Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole and Vince Guaraldi - credited with some of the best holiday albums of all time - Philadelphia-based saxophone star Tim Warfield and his acclaimed band will kick off the holiday season with a concert Monday, Dec. 12, at New Trier High School.

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