Berklee City Music Festival: George Russell Jr. Ensemble Featuring the City Music Choir
August 9, 2009
The Berklee City Music Festival presents jazz, inspirational, Latin, and rock by City Music students at Berklee venues August 8-10. The festival culminates with the Berklee City Music Blowout Concert August 11, featuring 72 teen musicians and vocalists – 26 of whom are vying for full-tuition Berklee scholarships – representing the Boston area and City Music Network sites nationwide. The scholarships recipients will be announced at the concert. Proceeds benefit City Music Scholarships. Berklee City Music is the college’s initiative that uses contemporary music to reach underserved 4th to 12th graders.