Jazz Combo and Vocal Concert
June 1st, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –May 25, 2015
RFH Students Shine in Jazz Combo and Vocal Concert –
Spring Concert and Art Show Slated for Evening of May 28th
Rumson – Hard work, creativity, and abundant talent were driving forces behind the enthralling performances at the Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School Jazz Combo and Vocal Concert.
A variety of musical selections were presented by RFH jazz musicians and vocalists on the evening of May 18th in the high school’s auditorium.
Performers and their musical selections included –
- Stephen Appezzato, Calvin Bruno, Anthony Paolantonio, and Karl Pfiel (“Watermelon Man” by Herbie Hancock, “Yesterday” by Lennon/McCartney, and “Under the Bridge” by Red Hot Chili Peppers)
- Paddy Ahimovic, J.C. Liang, and Tristan Sickles (“Someone to Watch Over Me” by George Gershwin)
- Danny Alegria, Land Barnum, Joseph Monte, John Phelan, Tristan Sickles, and Emma Singleton (“Autumn Leaves” by Kosma/Mercer/Prevert and “Blues by Five” by Miles Davis)
- Paddy Ahimovic, Chris Fahey, Tristan Sickles, and Kevin Witterschein (“Moondance” by Van Morrison)
- Paddy Ahimovic, Elizabeth Bailey, Tristan Sickles, and Kevin Witterschein (“Valerie” by Zutons/Arr. by Ronson/Winehouse)
- Andreea Ahimovic, Ryan Gerbman, and RFH Music Teacher Bill Grillo(“All I Want” by Kodaline)
- Ryan Gerbman, Ben Gien, and Julia Handerhan(“Impressions” by John Coltrane, “Clarity” by Zedd, and “C Jam Blues” by Duke Ellington
- Paddy Ahimovic, Chris Fahey, Rachel Makstein, and Tristan Sickles (“Anything Goes” by Cole Porter
- Paddy Ahimovic, J.C. Liang, Sophia Maita, Tristan Sickles, Kate Sustick, and Kevin Witterschein (“House of the Rising Sun” – Traditional)
Up next for the accomplished art and music students at RFH is the annual “Night of the Arts” – featuring the spring concert and a student art exhibit – scheduled for Thursday, May 28th.
The art exhibit – including classroom work in a variety of mediums plus portfolios by RFH seniors – will take place from 6-8 p.m. in the RFH Upper Gymnasium.
The spring concert features performances by the RFH Concert Band, Jazz Band, Chorus, String Ensemble, and Solo Acts. It will begin at 7 p.m. in the RFH Auditorium.
The “Night of the Arts” is free of charge and open to the general public.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (MEDIA ONLY) CONTACT –
Mary Ann Kampfe, RFHRHS Press Release Writer
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