Weatherford College will be howlin’ all day Friday as it hosts the 11th Annual Coyote Jazz Fest.
Nine area high school jazz bands will participate in the non-competitive, education event. In addition to performing on the main stage, student musicians will work with faculty and guest clinicians, attend instrument-specific clinics, join in reading ensemble sessions and participate in improvisation theory classes.
Performances by the WC Jazz Band and WC Jazz Combo will wrap up the day’s festivities with a concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Alkek Fine Arts Center directed by Assistant Jazz Band Director Ric Flauding. The concert is free and open to the public. Doors open at 7 p.m.