by jamesc 3/30/2015 11:44:11 AM --
NORFOLK – Middle and high school student musicians competed recently for top honors at the 33rd annual Northeast Jazz Festival in the Cox Activities Center on the Northeast Community College campus in Norfolk.
The two-day event drew 80 musical groups from Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and South Dakota with over 2000 students performing. The competition hosted jazz bands and show/jazz choirs for school in four levels. Twenty trophies were presented at the end of each competition day for first, second, third, and fourth place and solo and instrumental awards.