INHERIT THE WIND

The WiZ

THE SPELLING BEE

In The Heights

THE WIZ

In The Heights

Performer of the Year:  2016

Hairspray

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

CHAMBER SINGERS WITH COMMON

JAZZ

ALMOST MAINE

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

In The Heights

Holiday Concert

ALMOST MAINE

DRUMLINE

THE WIZ

You Can't Take it With You

YOU CAN'T TAKE AIT WITH YOU

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS

MARCHING BAND

PIANO RECITAL

A Flea In Her Ear

ALMOST MAINE

THE WIZ

Jazz

A Flea in her Ear

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY

ACADEMY STUDENTS SPEAKING AT PREMIER OF HE NAMED ME MALALA

 Flea In Her Ear

MARCHING BAND

DANCE TEAM

ACADEMY CAFE

SYMPHONY 

39 STEPS

Peter Pan

 Flea In Her Ear

INHERIT THE WIND

WIND ENSEMBLE

CHAMBER CHOIR WITH CARLY SIMON

SYMPHONY AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS

Anything Goes

In the Heights

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

MUSICAL THEATER SHOWCASE

ALMOST MAINE

ANYTHING GOES

THE WIZ

THE WIZ

THE SPELLING BEE

DRUMLINE

ALMOST MAINE

Dance Team

In The Heights

In The Heights

A Flea In Her Ear

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

DANCE TEAM

Jazz

Almost Maine

A Flea In Her Ear

CHAMBER SINGERS WITH PHARRELL

John Clayton Master Class

39 STEPS

THE WIZ

John Clayton Master Class

A FLEA IN HER EAR

YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU

Chamber Choir

JAZZ

A FLEA IN HER EAR

MARCHING BAND

CHORUS LINE

POETS AT THE ACTORS GANG

Performer of the Year:  2016

In The Heights

MARIACHI

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

THE WIZ

Performer of the Year:  2016

39 Steps

Performer of the Year: 2016

PIANO RECITAL

THE WIZ

A Flea In Her Ear

Children's Theater

MUSICAL THEATER SHOWCAS

Poets at the Actor's Gang

CHAMBER CHOIR AT SAN FRANCISCO HERITAGE FESTIVAL

THE WIZ

In The Heights

THE WIZ

JAZZ

DANCE

CHAMBER CHOIR AT SUPERINTENDENT'S ANNUAL MEETING

JAZZ

THE WIZ

Once Upon a Mattress

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

In The Heights

THE SPELLING BEE

YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU

Beauty and the Beast

MARIACHI

SYMPHONY

JAZZ

MARIACHI

Performer of the Year

In The Heights

Featuring

 The Academy of Music and Performing Arts Magnet

is proud to announce that we are in our 30th year of operation!

 And now just a few of our notable alumni:
 
Kamasi Washington:   Emmy award winning jazz musician
Lizzy Caplan:  Freaks and Geeks, Mean Girls, Master of Sex and many more.
Reeve Carney: Spiderman:  Turn off Thee Dark (Broadway) Penny Dreadful
Emile Hirsch:   Lords of Dogtown, Into the Wild,  and many more.
Will Rothaar:    Killing Kennedy, and many TV and stage roles
Kaitlin Doubleday: Empire, Catch me if You Can and more.
Joesph Wiggins: Cirque du Soliel
Matt Howard :Principal chair, Percussion, LA Phil       
Matt Shulman: Lighting Programmer:  Cirque du Soliel
Coby Chasman-Beck Assistant LIghting Designer: She Loves Me (Broadway)
MIke Elizondo:  Musician, Producer, collaborations with Dr. Dre and Eminen,
 mulltiple producing credits.
Abe Laroriel Jr. :Jazz Musician, producer.
Manny Marroquin,: 8 time Grammy winning producer
Melodye Perr : Singer, composer, Jumping the Broom,
Zane Carney: Actor, Musician, composer,   Dave's World, Big City,
Katie Thiroux : Musician, composer, vocalist:  Katie Thiroux Quartet
Jared Schonig:  Tony Winning Broadway Drummer, Grammy nominated, co-leaderof Wee Trio
 
Stay tuned for more!
 
 
 
 

Headlines

Welcome class of 2020!

Parents: please get in your paperwork, come to the orientation and auditions on May 6 at 8:00 am and definitely check out our year end concerts and performances.

Concert Season is coming.

Check out our website for all the concert dates and times.
Coming: Winds, Strings, Jazz, Dance, Guitar and Choral.

The Choral Progam had a spectacular weekend at the Heritage Choral Festival.

Chamber Singers: 1st in the Chamber Division with superior ratings
Women's A 2nd in the Women's Ensemble Division with Superiors ratting
Owen Ing and Tobi Stein received the Maestro awards for excellence in solos singing within an ensemble
Chamber Music received the Adjudicator Award, given to the first pick of all 3 adjudicators.
Both Ensembles have been invited to perform in the Festival of Gold next year. Bravo to all.

Jazz does it again!

Bravo to the Jazz Ensembles for an exceptional showing at the Esperanza Jazz Festival.
B Combo 1st Place
A Combo 2nd Place
C Band 2nd Place
B Band 1st Place
A Band 1st Place
Bravo to all!

CLASS OF 2017 WALL OF ACCEPTANCES BEGINS!

A. AN: SFSU
F. Buekner: Bethune, Cookman
J. Collins: CSUMB, Langston, UCI, UCM, CSUN, CALPoly, SLO
S. Crum: UCLA, Northwestern, Northeastern, Boston University, Emerson College, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
R. Curci: CSUN
K. Davis: CSUN, CSUF, LMU, SDSU
C. Edwards: UCI, UCM, CSUN, CAL POLY, SLO
J. Freeman: SFST, CSUH
S. Graves: CSUDH, UCI, LMU
S. Gordon: Humboldt, Philander
L. Hampton: Chico
T. Hicks: CSUN, CSUMB, CSUN, Univ. of Hawaii Manoa, Univ. of Hawaii, Hilo, Hawaii Pacific University
K. Jennings: Howard, Georgia State, LMY
A. Jones: ASU, CSUN, CSUCI, Norther Arizona
K. Jones: Boise State, Oregon State, U of Oregon, CSUF, Humboldt, U. of Arizona, Arizona State
C. Lee: HPU, UH Manoa, UH Hilo, SJSU, CSUMB, CSULB, CSUN
H. Linder: CSUN. SLO, SDSU
S. Liu LaVerne
S. MCCardell: LMU, UofA, TuskegeeDillard, Texas Southern, CSUN
C. Magee: Tusgekee, Northfolk, Shaw
M. Muhammad: Tuskegee, Bethune Cokman, Philander
N. Morgan: SFSU
J. Nelson: CSUDH
T. Naidoo: Morehouse, Xavier, ASU, Northern Arizona, Humboldt, SDSU, CSUN, Baylor, Shaw, Oregon State U.
J. Sacino: Boise, CSUN
D. Silverman: SFSU, DePaul, UIC
C. Smith: Hampton, SDSUm CSUN, Tuskegee, SFSU, HPU, Dillard, Bethune-Cookman, NAU
R. Sunkin: FIDM, SFSU, CSUN
T. Tyner: LACC
A. Ward: CSULA, Bethane-Cook, Clark Atlanta
G. Whiting: humboldt, Berklee College of Music,
J. Woods: Tuskegee, Lincoln, Spellman, Philander, CSUDH, Alabama A & M, Lane

Bravo to the Jazz Department. Great news from the Western States Competition

Winners everywhere! Here are the result from the Western States Jazz Competition:
B Combo: 2nd Place
A Combo 1st Place
C Band 3rd Place
B Band 1st Place
A Band 2nd Place
B Band: Outstanding trumpet and rhythm section
A Band: Outstanding trumpet section and trombone section.
Soloists Joey Curreri and Ben Farahi won scholarships to the Idylwild Summer jazz camp.
Congrats to all our fine musicians.

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Calendar

Wind Concert
Date: 5/4/2017, 7 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Jazz Concert
Date: 5/5/2017, 7:30 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Choral Concert
Date: 5/11/2017, 7 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Symphony Concert
Date: 5/12/2017, 7:30 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Guitar Concert
Date: 5/19/2017, 7:30 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Hamipalooza
Date: 5/26/2017, 6 PM 8 PM
Location: Quad
Dance Concert
Date: 5/26/2017, 8 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre
Dance Concert
Date: 5/27/2017, 2 PM
Location: Norman Pattiz Theatre

Norm Pattiz Concert Hall

The 600-seat Norman J. Pattiz Concert Hall at Hamilton High School was renovated and subsequently dedicated in February 1989. Mr. Pattiz is the Founder of Westwood One and is currently CEO of Courtside Entertainment Group. He graduated from Hamilton High School in 1960. Every year over 60 concerts including drama, dance & musical theater productions are performed in the Norman J. Pattiz Concert Hall.

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