Summer Services: 9AM Traditional & 10:30AM Praise & Worship

Come for an Evening of Free Music

Friday, March 31st, 2017 from 7-9PM

in the sanctuary @ Calvary UMC, Mohnton

Three local school Jazz Bands:

The Fleetwood Cadillacs:  An auditioned ensemble consisting of students in grades 9-12 the Cadillacs are directed by Mr. Charles Ebersole.  They study a variety of styles and attempt to work with several guest clinicians each year.  Their selections for this concert will be from the libraries of Count Basie and Stan Kenton, as well original works for high school jazz ensemble.

The Fleetwood Middle School Jazz Band performs in and around the Fleetwood community, as well as participating in a few competitions.  The band is comprised of 26 6th-8th graders who rehearse 3 times/week before or after school.  They play a good amount of swing charts, some classic rock, and Latin music.  The band director is Mr. Kristian Nygard.

The Governor Mifflin Middle School Diplomats are an auditioned jazz band under the direction of Mr. Robert Benton.  This season they will compete at the Oley Valley, Kutztown, and Wilson Jazz Festivals.  The diplomats also play for various community organizations.

 

Leave a Comment

*