An outdoor concert event, “Jazz Under the Stars,” will be held at 7pm on Friday, June 15, 2012, in the courtyard at
Manville High School. The evening will be filled with a toe-tapping repertoire of big band and swing music performed by the Garden State Jazz Orchestra. Additional performers include the Manville High School Jazz Band and vocalists.
The event is sponsored by the Manville Music Organization. Concert proceeds will benefit the Manville High School Music Program.
The Garden State Jazz Orchestra was established in 2010, originally as a sister organization to the Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra, to keep gifted high school and college students playing their instruments at a high level of musicianship over the summer, as well as to promote the betterment of jazz education in New Jersey and the greater tri-state area.
Concert tickets are $15.00 each and can be purchased by mail, by phone, or from band members. An order form is available at http://manvillemusic.wordpress.com, or call 908-231-6806, ext. 8513. Tickets will also be sold at the door. In the event of inclement weather, a rain date is scheduled for June 16.
Manville High School is located at 1100 Brooks Boulevard in Manville, NJ. Parking is available in the lot adjacent to
North 9th Avenue. To access the courtyard, enter the building through the gymnasium doors.
For additional information, please call 908-231-6806, ext. 8513, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.