Monticello students to perform in Liberty Jazz Festival

The following middle and high-school students from Monticello’s jazz band will be participating in the Annual Liberty Jazz Festival in the Liberty Middle School Gymnasium on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. (snow date Sunday, Feb, 3). 

The festival will feature High School and Middle School jazz ensembles from Liberty and Monticello. Monticello Jazz Directors Michael Mingo (Robert J. Kaiser Middle School) and Andrew Verdino (Monticello High School) have prepared jazz and rock music for the public performance with their respective ensembles.

High School

Alto Sax:

Gabrielle Acosta-Herrera
Alexandria Rosenstein
Amanda Bowdren

Tenor Sax:

Arnold San Miguel
Jesney Nunez Santos

Bari Sax:

Adrian Velasco
Paul Soto
Dakaiy Morrison

Trumpet:

Gabriel Jones
Mayrangelic Leon-Hernandez
Zachery Ocasio
Christian Reynolds

Trombone:

Hunter Tallia
Brianna Soto
Timothy Jones
Joshua DuBois
Issaias Taylor-Ukoidemabia
                        

Sophia Quinones – Bass Guitar
Savion Singletary – Drums
Erin Thompson – Drums
Dana Kurthy – Piano
Daniel Aguilar – Piano
Liza Mitchell – Mallets

Middle School

Alto Sax:

Michael Feltman

Chase McFarland

Adisyn Somers

Tenor Sax:

Chris Brush

Leah Taggart

John Hopper

Bari Sax:

Xavier Fenical

Bretten Benzenberg

Trumpet:

Frankie Giorgianni

Caleb Hovis

Sanna Woytowick

RileyAnn Doss

Joryson Cordero Vargas        

Trombone:

John Isaacs

Robert Pape-Laucella

Skyler Redzimski

Nathan Borko

Christopher Garzon Valle

Guitar:

Ethan Miros

Bass:

Kevin Bell

Kaitlyn Weiss

Piano:

Julia Kurthy

Lennie Gleyzer

Drums:

Michael Genestra

Mason Atlas