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photo of the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble at Essentially Ellington a previous year

TYJE Going to NYC Again!

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… Read More ›

Philharmonic Association Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble

Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble – Call for Auditions

The Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Gregg Gelb, starts up its 2012 -13 school-season in little over a month and registration for auditions is now open. Auditions will be on 9/4 & 5 at Marsh Woodwinds, 707 N. Person St., Raleigh. Go to to register. On the left side of the website homepage click on For… Read More ›

Philharmonic Association announces New Jazz Director

The Philharmonic Association is pleased to announce a new Director for the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble, now based in Raleigh. Dr. Greg Gelb is a recipient of a Jazz Fellowship Award from the North Carolina Arts Council. In addition to leading his Jazz Quartet, 8-piece Swing Band, BIG BAND, Latin Jazz Band and other small… Read More ›


Mix together a Fraser fir with holiday lights. Add music, memories and children’s faces all aglow, and you’ve got the recipe for December programs at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. Capture magical moments during the Capitol Tree-Lighting ceremony, and enjoy performances by the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble and the band Mappamundi. Drop by… Read More ›

From Holiday Classics to Christmas in the 1940s

Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble Presents Holiday Classics Get into a seasonal mood when the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble takes the stage. With saxophones, trumpets, trombones, bass and other instruments, this 20-member group of talented high-school musicians will present a free concert on Sunday, Dec. 6, at 3 p.m. at the N.C. Museum of History in… Read More ›