concert, jazz, string and percussion musicians went to Williamsburg High School’s festival on May 7 and crushed the competition.
The musicians won first place over all, and first place in:
- High school concert band;
- Jazz ensemble;
- Concert band (superior rating);
- String orchestra;
- Percussion ensemble;
- Outstanding High School Jazz Soloist: Jabari Edwards on steel pan.
There were about 56 student participants from Northwestern in this competition. Anthony Townes is the school’s band director.