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District Jazz Concert Swings at West Orange High School

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The annual District Jazz Concert, held Feb. 26 at West Orange High School, showcased the talents of music students excelling in Jazz from grades 6-12.


The Edison Knights, Roosevelt Roughriders, and Liberty Lion Jazz Bands performed several numbers with student solos highlighted throughout. Sixth grade guitarist stunned the audience with his playing skills. Orchestra teacher Joe Romano led the Knights, Roger Bryson the Roughriders, and Ryan Krewer the Lions.


West Orange High School musicians in Jazz Band I and Jazz Band II offered up some impressive performances under the direction of Lew Kelly and Josh Zimmer.


See the program here.


See all the photos here.



Edison Knights - Jack Kimmel

Jack Kimmel - Edison Knights Jazz Band.

 Roosevelt Jazz

Roosevelt Roughriders Jazz Band.

Liberty Lions

Liberty Lions Jazz Band.

Jazz Band II

WOHS Jazz Band II.

Jazz Band I

WOHS Jazz Band I.

Cynthia Cumming
March 3, 2019