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
Marius Sodonis - Home School
David Zavracky - Knoxville Christian Youth Band

Tenors
Jacob Hannah - Morristown East HS
Carter Hatch - Maryville HS

Baritone
Audrey Jones - Knoxville West HS

Alternate
Marley Proffitt - Maryville HS

TRUMPETS

Andrew Floyd - Lenoir City HS
Ajay Kidd - Maryville HS
Nodoka Mochizuki - Maryville HS
Katie Thorton - Morristown EastHS
Garrett Tonos = Farragut HS

TROMBONES

Samuel Aba - Bearden HS
Noel Brunsen - South Doyle HS
Leonard Estrada - Lenoir City HS
Trystan Fritts - Knoxville Christian Youth Bands
Rion Tabor - Pellissippi State Community College

RHYTHM

GuitarAsher Brownlie - West HS
Guitar    Sam Glover- West HS
Piano Marley Harriman - South Doyle HS
Bass      Brett Rogers - Central HS
Drums   Joe Wilaniskis - Morristown East HS

 

Questions? Email Tom