THE KNOXVILLE JAZZ YOUTH ORCHESTRA is an honors band under the direction KJO lead trombonist Tom Lundberg. The band is open to high school students from across East Tennessee and is chosen by audition each Fall. The group rehearses weekly from September through May and performs several concerts around the region each year. For a list of upcoming performances, see the link below.

2017-2018 KNOXVILLE JAZZ YOUTH ORCHESTRA ROSTER

SAXOPHONES

Altos
Carter Hatch - Maryville HS
Jeremy Profitt - Bearden HS

Tenors
Eli Ditmore - Central HS
Ean Dalton - Bearden HS

Baritone
Aidan Melton - Fulton HS

TRUMPETS

Nathaniel Collins - Knoxville Christian Youth Bands
Andrew Ledden - Oak Ridge HS
Garrett Tonos - Farragut HS
Owen Cianciolo - Hardin Valley Academy
Thomas Hooper - Central HS
Alternate: Jaylen Crippen - Central HS

TROMBONES

Josh Alexander - Cocke County HS
Spencer White - Heritage HS
Grady Arnold - West HS
Matthew Walker - Hardin Valley Academy

RHYTHM

Guitar
Sam Glover - West HS
Asher Brownie - West HS 
Alternate: Max Harper - L+N Stem Academy

Piano
Mimi Terry - Montgomery Ridge ES
Alternate  Seth Harper - Central HS

Bass
Brett Rodgers - Central HS
Alternate: Michael Wiley - Cocke County HS  

Drums
Ethan Franklin - Bearden HS
George Terry - Maryville Jr. HS 

 

Questions? Email Tom