the blue jacket

Finally! It's his turn to wear the blue jacket. As a 6th grader sporting the black band polo in Beginning Band I'm certain he looked up to the Symphonic Band students wearing their blue jackets and ties.  So here he is, an 8th grader, a member of both the Symphonic Band and Jazz Band, on the night of the Winter Concert wearing the coveted blue jacket.

(and for my photographer friends that have teenage sons, click through for one that is just for you in the spirit of keeping it real)