KingSpry is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the 11th Annual SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase.
Scholastic jazz groups from Pennsylvania and New Jersey will perform in front of a live audience and judging panel comprised of music educators.
This annual competition is a music-in-education partnership between ArtsQuest and the Moravian University Music Department’s Jazz Studies Program. Preliminary rounds will be held at the Musikfest Café on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2023, and Sunday, Feb. 26, 2023, with the first and second rounds consisting of nine and twelve schools, with the finalists called back to perform Sunday, March 19, 2023.
“KingSpry is thrilled to partner with ArtsQuest to present this festival for an amazing eleventh year,” said Matthew Tranter, Deputy Managing Partner of the KingSpry Law firm and a board member of the Friends of Levitt Pavilion. “Our Education practice serves many of the schools represented in the competition, so it is particularly fun for us to see these incredible students on the ArtsQuest stage.”
The High Schools represented in this year’s 2023 showcase are Bangor Area High School, Brandywine Heights High School, Delaware Valley High School (NJ), Dieruff High School, Easton High School, Fleetwood Area High School, Freedom High School, the Hill School, Kutztown High School, LaSalle College High School Competition Band, LaSalle College High School Lab Band, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, North Penn High School Columbia Jazz Band, North Penn High School Navy Jazz Band, Pocono Mountain East High School, Quakertown High School, Southern Lehigh High School Jazz Band Society, Southern Lehigh High School Jazz Trane, Upper Moreland High School, Warren Hills High School, and Wilson Area High School.
Best of luck to all the participating schools!!