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 SRU Again Hosts PMEA District 5 High School Jazz Festival; Concert Saturday 

 

SPOTLIGHT

1/25/2005

Contact: K.E. Schwab -- 724-738-2199; e-mail: karl.schwab@sru.edu

SRU TO AGAIN HOST PMEA DISTRICT 5 HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ FESTIVAL; SATURDAY CONCERT

           SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Guest directors Dr. Keith Winking of Texas State University and Dr. David Glover, assistant professor of music, will put music students from 10 regional high schools through their paces when Slippery Rock University hosts the Pennsylvania Music Education Association District 5 Jazz Festival this weekend, including a 2 p.m. Saturday [Jan. 29] public performance.

           SRU has hosted the festival for high school jazz musicians since 1997 under the direction of Dr. Stephen Hawk, SRU associate professor of music. The student musicians will rehearse throughout the day Friday in Swope Music Hall before the Saturday performance. Concert admission is $3

           This year’s participants include (and their home high school):

PMEA District 5 Jazz             Ensemble I

Alto Saxophone

Jake McKinney                         Mars

Artie Black                         Knoch

Tenor Saxophone

Brady Amerson                         Butler

Anastasa Williams                         Seneca Valley

Baritone Saxophone

Eric Butler                         Seneca Valley

Trumpet

Tim Lebda                         Seneca Valley

Aaron Sattely                         Seneca Valley

Mark Pawlak                         Seneca Valley

Will Weltman                         Mohawk

John Anthony                         Mohawk

Trombone

Jennifer Ober                         Seneca Valley

Greg Moose                         Wilmington

Jim Weltman                         Mohawk

Matt Carroll                         Seneca Valley

Bass

Greg Bibri                         Seneca Valley

Piano

Claire Rhein                         Seneca Valley

Guitar

Andy Hart                         Seneca Valley

Bass

J.P. Scanga                         Kennedy Catholic

Drum Set

Dave Eisenreich                         Seneca Valley


PMEA District 5 Jazz Ensemble II

Alto Saxophone

Matt Swallow                         Seneca Valley

Derek Stevens                         Butler

Tenor Saxophone

James Buechele                         Seneca Valley

Andrew Swope                         Center

Baritone Saxophone

Amanda Fratangeli                         Hopewell

Trumpet

Chris Rizzo                         Center

Pat Vanarsdale                         Seneca Valley

Chris Falbo                         Butler

Kevin Ferrence                         Seneca Valley

Nathan Peffer                         Seneca Valley

Trombone

Chris Hughes                         Seneca Valley

Nick Williams                         Mars

Greg Ference                         Seneca Valley

Shane Downing                         Seneca Valley

Bass

Elizabeth Kerr                         Seneca Valley

Piano

Katy Ockree                         Knoch

Hannah Duttenhoeffer                         Knoch

Guitar

Aaron Eisenreich                         Seneca Valley

Bass

Greg Purifoy                         Seneca Valley

Tim Wilderoder                         New Brighton

Drum Set

Evan Brown                         Mars

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