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"CHANGING LIVES THROUGH MUSIC" - JAZZ EDUCATION, INCORPORATED
JOIN US AT THE PRESTIGIOUS WORTHAM THEATRE IN DOWNTOWN HOUSTON FOR BRUNCH AND MUSIC AS MAYOR ANNISE PARKER PRESENTS THE 2015 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS FOR JAZZ EDUCATION, INC. AT THE MAYOR'S SCHOLARSHIP JAZZ BRUNCH!
Houston, TX (11/14) The Houston International Jazz Festival will celebrate its 25th year anniversary hosted by Jazz Education Incorporated, July 31 - August 2, 2015. Music Lovers, Jazz enthusiasts, and Houstonians will be treated to an exciting, music and arts filled weekend. Mayor Annise Parker will join us in celebrating the 25th anniversary by conducting the Summer Jazz Workshop All Star Orchestra at the Annual Mayors Scholarship Jazz Brunch on August 2, 2015.
Mayor Parker will conduct the orchestra using the infamous baton once used by the famous conductor Arturo Toscanini to conduct the NBC Symphony Orchestra. Arturo Toscanini is considered one of the most admired conductors during the first half of the 20th century. Since the baton’s donation by The Strake Foundation, Houston’s own, Marvin Zindler, and previous Mayors such as Brown, Lanier, and White have all conducted the Summer Jazz Workshop students.
The Houston International Jazz Festival helps to fund music education for young aspiring musicians, and the programs that Jazz Education hosts year around. Don’t miss Mayor Parker, August 2, 2015 in her debut guest conductor appearance at The 25th Houston International Jazz Festival .
LIVE MUSIC, SCHOLARSHIPS, SILENT AUCTIONS, ART EXHIBITS & MORE! DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS GREAT EVENT WHICH BENEFITS HOUSTON'S OWN STUDENT MUSICIANS!
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Jazz Education Inc. (JEI)
Since 1970 Jazz Education Inc. (JEI) has earned a leadership role in education through music programming and has become one of the leading music organizations in Greater Houston and the State of Texas.
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