For a stunning fourth year in a row, the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble (TYJE) is among the 15 jazz big bands selected nationally to attend the 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival. The competition will take place at the Jazz at Lincoln Center home, Frederick P. Rose Hall, in New… Continue reading TYJE Going to NYC Again!
Mark your calendar on October 3rd, and attend the presentation of the 2012 Raleigh Medal of Arts to the Philharmonic Association.
The Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble, a community-based band sponsored by the Philharmonic Association, was selected as one of three top groups at The 35th Carolina Jazz Festival, North Carolina Regional Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Festival at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The jazz festival drew high school big bands and combos… Continue reading Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble Top Band At Festival
In order to take a successful audition, you must understand what your adjudicators are looking for. Whether it’s a Youth Orchestra or a professional audition, the requirements are the same.
As important as it is for the young musicians in the Philharmonic Association youth orchestras to hear the North Carolina Symphony on any occasion, it is even more exciting when they are studying some of the same pieces as the pros are performing! This is exactly what this year’s “Mirror Repertoire Project” is all about.… Continue reading Philharmonic Youth Orchestras Upcoming Performances | May 9-11