Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree

CDVE and Squids perform at the Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree each October! This is a privilege and an honor!


CDVE/SQUIDS Sun Valley Itinerary 2018

What to Bring (SACK LUNCH)

SQUIDS- you need to bring your own patch cords, instruments, and cymbals! - no amps

-Your formal outfits-Bring it in your Borah garment bags

- We’ll lay them flat under the bus

-Toiletries: shampoo, soap, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.

- Dancing Shoes (comfortable shoes)

- CDVE Shirt, jeans, socks and shoes for Saturday

- Comfortable clothes for Sunday (NO PJ’s on the BUS- EVER!!!)

- A jacket, sweatshirt, long sleeve shirts – Sun Valley is chilly this time of year!


- Some extra spending money

- Sack lunch on Friday and money for lunch on Sunday (we’re stopping at a grocery store in Hailey)

- Your energy, smiles, and positive attitudes – this will be a blast! BRING YOUR BORAH BEST! CUZ THAT’S WHAT YOU ARE!

Friday, October 19th

**Bring a sack lunch!

7:45am Load bus and depart for possible exchanges – eat your lunch at some point.

Depart for SUN VALLEY! (Sun Valley Lodge- (#1 Sun Valley Road, Sun Valley, ID- corner of #1 Sun Valley Road and Old Dollar Road)

*Activities on the way- TBA

1:30pm Arrive in SUN VALLEY! GO JAZZ!!!!

Sun Valley Lodge Sage Room to get room info, badges etc

Get situated in dorms

Take a tour

3:30pm Piano Extravaganza- Jeff Barnhart, Yve Evans, Bran Holland, Jason Wanner- Opera House

5:00pm Cornet Chop Suey- Limelight Ballroom


7:00pm Rehearsal - location TBA

8:00pm PERFORMANCE- BORAH and NNU – Opera House

9:30pm Zydeco Hurricane- Tom Rigney and Flambeau, Gator Nation

10:30pm Head back to dorms

11:00pm In Dorms- QUIET, 11:15pm in beds- QUIET, 11:30pm- Lights out! QUIET!!!


Saturday, October 20th

*Wear your CDVE Shirt and jeans after performance

8:00am Rise and Shine!

Wear outfits

8:30am Breakfast TBD

9:30am Rehearsal- TBD

11:00am Perform with the Whiffenpoofs- Satchmo’s


12:00pm Lunch - TBD

12:30pm Ladies Sing- Sherri Colby, Blue Renditions in Limelight Ballroom

1:45pm Perform at the Inn Duck Pond – then change into CDVE shirt and jeans afterwards

3:30pm Free Choice Session- go to one of these at 3:30pm: Louis Armstrong- Cornet Shop Suey (Limelight), Boise Straight Ahead (Continental), Final Dance Competition (Opera House), Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles (Satchmo’s)

5:00pm Accordion Jazz- Carolyn Martin Swing Band- Opera House

6:30pm DINNER - TBD

8:00pm Kings of Swing/Glen Miller – Limelight Room

DANCE! BUT…quiet…don’t be wild!!!!!! Be respectful of those there to listen! HAVE FUN!!!

10:30pm High Street- Dance Through the Decades– Limelight

11:00pm Depart for dorm rooms.

11:30pm Lights out!


Sunday, October 21st

8:00am Breakfast- TBD

Pack up everything

9:30am Blue Street Jazz Band- Limelight Room

10:30am Load Buses

11:00am Depart for Albertsons in Hailey

12:00pm Depart for Boise (6001 Cassia St.)

pick up at Sun Valley Lodge (#1 Sun Valley Road, Sun Valley, ID)

2:30/3:00pm Arrive in Boise (APPROXIMATELY)

Call or text me with any questions! 869-2155