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Jazz honors

Jazz honors

George Stevens Academy’s 6 Blind Mice Jazz Combo placed second at the Berklee College of Music Jazz Festival on Saturday, February 11. Two GSA students were awarded two out of four high-honor musicianship awards: Yvonne Rogers, piano, and Joseph Boulet, drums. In first place was Idylwild Arts Academy of Los Angeles, Calif. Pictured are, front row from left, Christian Jones, bass; Mira Schubeck, trumpet and flugelhorn; Yvonne Rogers, piano; back row, Isla Brownlow, trombone; Joseph Boulet, drums (he received the judges’ choice award); and Nellie Haldane, vibes.

Photo courtesy of Steve Orlofsky