Category Archives: Jazz

Performances and news about the Jazz program

Photos: 20th annual Moonglowers Jazz Festival

Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School hosted its 20th annual Moonglowers Jazz Festival on April 21, featuring performances by the school’s Jazz Lab, SPF Jazz and Moonglowers plus eight ensembles from seven other schools.

Click here to see our album of photos from the finale performance by the Moonglowers. It came on the eve of the New Jersey Association of Jazz Education’s state finals, in which the Moonglowers took second place among groups from Division II schools.

Do you have photos from this or other SPF music events that you’d like to share? Please contact Dan Murphy, keeper of our photo archive. And visit our Photos Website to see the collection.

Terrill MS Jazz Band performed at Prudential Center

Earlier this month, the Terrill Middle School Jazz Band performed in the concourse of the Prudential Center in Newark during the intermission after the first period of a New Jersey Devils hockey game.

TAPinto ScotchPlains/Fanwood had a report on the band’s appearance, along with this video of the band playing The Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night.”