Region Jazz Ensemble

Region Jazz Ensemble
Posted on 03/18/2019
Ahren Alberto and Gabe Ruszala

 

WEST ESSEX STUDENTS SUCCESSFULLY AUDITION FOR REGION JAZZ!

Congratulations to Ahren Alberto, Junior (Piano) and Gabe Ruszala, Sophomore (Tromobone) for successfully auditioning for the New Jersey Association for Jazz Education (NJAJE) Region 1 Jazz Ensemble! 

Ahren and Gabe will work with other talented high school students from across North Jersey performing challenging and entertaining jazz selections.  They will perform under the direction of Dr. Jeffrey Kunkel, Coordinator of Jazz Studies and the Director of the Montclair State University Jazz Ensemble.

As with other Area, Region & All State ensembles, auditioning for a coveted seat in this group is no small task and reflects intense dedication and talent.

Come enjoy and incredible evening of music! The concert will be held on Sunday April 7, 2019 at 4pm at Mountain Lakes High School.

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