Redwood High Music Showcase
With John Mattern as director, Redwood High School brings together members of their Music Department for one evening of fantastic music. Enjoy highlights from Redwood High School’s superb jazz big bands, rockin’ originals from performance workshop superstars, and special performances by High Tide and Sequoia.
John Mattern, a third-generation native of Ukiah, studied music and received his Masters in Jazz Studies from the New England Conservatory in Boston. Since taking a position at Redwood in 2004, Mattern has tripled enrollment. Classical music station KDFC of San Francisco named him 2006 Music Educator of the Year—selecting him from 600 school music teachers in Northern California.