PA Jazz Collective

Awards – 2018

2018 Awards & Scholarships

Artist(s) of the Year:  June Thomas & Dr. Neil Wetzel

Annual awards

Organization Technical Support:
  • Steven Schrayer -Website development
  • James Weiss & Associates -Annual income tax support
Student awards:
  • Tyler Smith- High School recipient (Piano)
  • Ben Seitz – College recipient (Bass)
Lifetime Achievment: 
  • Ken Brader, III
  • Bob Dorough

 

PJAZZ IDOL Winners

First place: Cayden Wisner Quartet
Second place:  Maria Maramau Trio
Popular (Audience Vote): Maria Maramau Trio

 

Student soloists

Outstanding soloist: Cayden Wisner (Guitar) Moravian College
Best Reed: Caleb Mendoza (Alto Sax) LV Charter Arts HS
Best Brass: Joeph Hall (Trumpet) Moravain College
Best Rhythm: Patrick Kerrsen (Piano) Moravian College
Special Recognition:  Jacqui Armvbruster (Vocal)  LV Charter Arts HS

Scholarships

  • Maria Maramau  (Drum set)  Kutaztown HS
  • Giovanni Gamboa   (Bass Clarinet) Dieruff HS