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Youth Jazz Orchestra

Winter Concert with guest artist Bobby Shew

Daniels Pavilion

NPYJO
Daniels Pavilion 4:00pm
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Winter Concert
with guest artist Bobby Shew

Naples Philharmonic Youth Jazz Orchestra


Dan Miller, director
Bobby Shew, special guest trumpet

Hefti, trans. — Barduhn Flight of the Foo Birds
Jones and Cochran, trans. Jones — The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
Sammy Nestico — Front Burner
Benny Golson — Starfire
Ellington, trans. Berger — Jack the Bear
Kern and DeSylva, arr. Weiland — Look for the Silver Lining
Waller, arr. Mantooth — Mean to Me
Brown, arr. Walden — Joy Spring
Piazzolla, arr. Curnow — Oblivion
Hubbard, arr. Aldcraft — Up Jumped Spring
Streisand and Williams, arr. Ojeda — Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)


The Naples Philharmonic Youth Jazz Orchestra (NPYJO) celebrates its third year in 2017-18. Welcome Artis—Naples' newest student ensemble in their winter concert joined by special guest Bobby Shew.

1-3pm • Clinic for the NPYJO student musicians
4pm • Concert — free and open to the public

Youth Jazz Orchestra

Naples Philharmonic Youth Jazz Orchestra


The NPYJO is an educational ensemble that has grown out of the success of the Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra and the All That Jazz series. Led by Dan Miller, trumpeter for the Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra, the NPYJO studies the repertoire and arrangements of jazz greats, such as Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Horace Silver, Thelonious Monk and Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers. Students also study jazz improvisation, small group arranging and original jazz composition techniques.

Learn more about the Naples Philharmonic Youth Jazz Orchestra.

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