2006 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra


2006 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra ©Craig Lovell

2006 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra
Director: Mr. Paul Contos

SAXOPHONES
Edwin Barbash, alto / North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC
John Palowitch, alto / Amador Valley High School, Pleasanton, CA
Ben Flocks, tenor, Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, CA
Jesse Scheinin, tenor / Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, CA
Morgan Jones, baritone / Davis Senior High School, Davis, CA

TROMBONES
Mariel Austin / Berkeley High School, Berkeley, CA
Stephanie Baird ** / Pacific Crest Community School, Beaverton, OR
Ismael Cuevas** / Eagle Rock High School, Los Angeles, CA
Christopher Hernacki (bass) / Valencia High School, Valencia, CA
Jeff Yen / San Marin High School, Novato, CA

TRUMPETS
Kyle Athayde** / Acalanes High School, Lafayette, CA
Billy Buss / Berkeley High School, Berkeley, CA
Aaron Bahr / Compolindo High School, Moraga, CA
Jesse Garcia / Las Vegas Academy, Las Vegas, NV
Dylan Smith / Edmonds-Woodway High School, Edmonds, WA

RHYTHM
Kris Bowers, piano / LA County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Jeff Picker, bass / Arts & Communication Academy, Beaverton, OR
Sam Dickey, guitar / Davis Senior High School, Davis, CA
Julio Rodriguez, percussion / Las Vegas Academy, Las Vegas, NV
Evan Hughes, drums / Berkeley High School, Berkeley, CA

** 2-year NGJO member
*** 3-year NGJO member