Friday, October 21, 2011

JCC THURNAUER SCHOOL OF MUSIC ANNOUNCES 2011-2012 JAZZ WEDNESDAYS

clip_image002JAZZ WEDNESDAYS

WHEN: 7:30 PM, October 26, November 30, December 21, January 25, February 29, March 28, April 25 and May 30. The June Jazz Wednesday will be announced at a later date.
WHERE:
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 E. Clinton Ave., Tenafly
ADMISSION: Free
jccotp.org/thurnauer

The JCC Thurnauer School of Music, New Jersey’s leading community music school, named a Major Arts Institution by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, is pleased to announce its 2011-2012 Jazz Wednesdays, lively and fun FREE monthly showcases of the music school’s outstanding jazz combos and large ensemble.

Jazz Wednesdays are led by the music school’s acclaimed jazz faculty: Vinnie Sperrazza, director and percussion; Matt Blostein, saxophone; Geoff Kraly, bass; and Jacob Sacks, piano.

For more information, please call 201.408.1465; e-mail thurnauer@jccotp.org; or visit jccotp.org/thurnauer.

About the JCC Thurnauer School of Music
The JCC Thurnauer School of Music, New Jersey's leading community music school, has been designated a Major Arts Institution by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. Open to everyone with a desire to learn music, it offers a comprehensive program of private lessons for students of all ages on every instrument and voice, plus musicianship classes and orchestral, choral, jazz, and chamber ensembles. Concert and master class artists have included Glenn Dicterow, Pinchas Zukerman, Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Bell, Yefim Bronfman, Paquito D'Rivera, Mark O'Connor, and Alan Gilbert and musicians from the New York Philharmonic. Recipient of a special award for "excellence and high standards" from The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the JCC Thurnauer School of Music is a member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education. It is an integral part of the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, a non-profit organization serving more than 20,000 people annually from Bergen County and beyond.