The Waynflete Upper School Jazz Combo finished in Second Place, Division III at the 2015 Maine Music Educators Association State Instrumental Jazz Festival! The group also earned a Gold Award for receiving a I (one) rating for it’s average score of 94.
Outstanding Musician Awards—given to only five Combo Division III students—went to Chris Bergeron and Ali Ghorashi! Additionally,Outstanding Musicianship certificates for receiving I (one) ratings for improvisation went to Julian Abbott, Chris Bergeron, Ali Ghorashi, Jacob Hagler and Julian Ireland.
Waynflete Upper School Jazz Combo:
- Julian Abbott ‘18 – Tenor Sax
- Chris Bergeron ‘16 – Drums
- Eliza Cox ‘18 – Alto Sax
- Ali Ghorashi ‘15 – Piano
- Jacob Greene ‘18 – Baritone Sax
- Jacob Hagler ’15 – Guitar
- Julia Hansen ’18 – Upright Bass
- Julian Ireland ’15 – Tenor Sax