Jazz Combo Shines at States!

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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.

Combo-Report-Image-2Outstanding 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