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JazzArts All-Star Youth Ensemble Showcase: Blues, Bebop, & Beyond

Blues, Jazz

Join us as our young ambassadors of jazz, the JazzArts All-Star Youth Ensemble, perform a special evening of music for one night only. Possessing a musical maturity rarely heard from high school musicians, the All-Stars will feature renditions from some of your favorite jazz icons, such as Thelonious Monk, Cole Porter, and John Coltrane, including the All-Starsí original compositions from their 2019 repertoire. Come out and support the future of jazz and the JazzArts Academy programs and scholarships. The JazzArts All-Star Youth Ensemble is composed of some of the Charlotte regionís brightest talents, including dedicated student musicians from a variety of middle and high schools. These skilled young artists play in venues across the region and continue to earn accolades wherever they perform. Band members include: DJ Bellinger, percussion, North Mecklenburg High Lovell Bradford, Jr, bass, North Mecklenburg High Veronica Leahy, saxophone & flute, Charlotte Latin High Taylor Scott, vocals, Hough High Aron Stornaiuolo, guitar & vocals, South Mecklenburg High