On Thursday, May 11th @ 6:30 p.m., the Hampden Academy Music Department will be presenting its’ Annual Spring Jazz Night featuring the Hampden Academy R&B Project, Jazz Combo, Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble. The evening will highlight senior Jazz musicians who have lead the group to award winning… Read More
    On Wednesday, May 18th at 6:30 p.m. Hampden Academy will be having its annual Spring Jazz Night. It will feature our own Hampden Academy Jazz Band, awarding winning Jazz Combo and Jazz Ensemble playing some great classics such as “Perdido”, “Love For Sale” and Tower of Power’s “Soul… Read More
    On Saturday, March 14th, the Hampden Academy Jazz Ensemble participated in the Maine State High School Instrumental Jazz Festival in South Portland. They were on a quest to repeat last year’s State Championship in Division 2. They qualified for the State Festival by participating in… Read More
    On March 14th & 15th, Hampden Academy was host to the Maine State High School Instrumental Jazz Festival. Over 60 groups from Presque Isle to York were in attendance. A panel of judges assessed each group based on criteria including Technical Merit, Artistic Merit, Improvisation and Programming. Groups… Read More