Featured Ensemble Director

John Patrick Jeanneret

Fayetteville-Manlius High School, Manlius, NY

John Patrick Jeanneret is an accomplished professional musician, composer, and educator. He is a graduate of both the Crane School of Music and the University of North Texas, where he directed the Three O’clock Lab Band, taught jazz arranging, and coached jazz combos in the Jazz Studies program. John has also performed with artists ranging from Buddy DeFranco to Phil Woods. In addition to his career as a jazz and woodwind specialist, he has also performed with over 50 national and regional musical theatre productions. His compositions and arrangements have been performed by high schools, university groups, and professional ensembles. He is also an active jazz clinician and adjudicator. John currently teaches beginning and middle school band, woodwind lessons, and the HS Jazz Ensemble in the Fayetteville-Manlius School District in Manlius, New York.

          January 26, 2019