VCS Radio Jazz ensemble takes several honors at the Reno Jazz Festival

-- Unanimous Superior Rating (an agreed top overall rating from all judges) 

-- 1st place division win 

-- Near Perfect Score (2946 / 3000) 

Statements from judges: 

from judge #1 "Outstanding showmanship, musicianship, creativity and passion!!" 

from judge #2 "I LOVE this band!" 

from judge #3 "Outstanding in every musical aspect!" 

In addition, Emily Rhodes - Clarinet, Hunter Sumner - Drums, Evan Losoya - Piano and William Jones - Trumpet each received the special "Outstanding Musicianship Award." 

It was quite a weekend for the VCS Radio Jazz ensemble!! 

I'm very proud of our amazing VCS Radio Conservatory students!!!