Mission, Texas- The VMHS Jazz Band performed at the 12th Annual Mcallen Jazz Festival this past Saturday May 7th at Nikki Rowe HS and represented Mission CISD with pride! The judges showered the VMHS Jazz Band with compliments and they earned straight SUPERIOR ratings from all three judges at the festival. The judges also selected a small group of students as Outstanding Soloists and VMHS Jazz Band had one of their own selected for this honor. Eli Lopez (freshman) was the only guitarist selected for Outstanding Soloist among all the students at the festival! The VMHS Jazz Band is under the direction of VMHS band director Gabriel Molina.