Wilson Jazz(es) at MAJE—Taking the Gold!

On May 8, Wilson Jazz Band competed at the MAJE Central District Junior Festival at Trottier Middle School in Southborough, MA. They were adjudicated by three, highly qualified judges including Paul Alberta, Norwood Public Schools (ret.); Paul Pitts, Boston Public Schools; and Jeffrey Leonard, Lexington Public Schools (ret.).

As a result of their performance, they received a gold medal for the third year in a row. Additionally, three musicians were recognized for “Outstanding Musicianship” including (from L to R in the attached photo: Sage Nguyen, trumpet; Anna Carlson, tenor saxophone; and Preston Burt, trombone.

Check out this clip of the band performing the end of “The Mudbug Strut” by Paul Baker.

Congrats to the band!

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