5 students to receive Xerox Rochester Intl. Jazz Festival/Eastman Scholarships
Rochester, N.Y. – The Eastman School of Music has unveiled the recipients of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival/Eastman Scholarships.
The scholarship, funded by the proceeds of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, was founded in 2003 and has been awarded to 39 individuals.
This year’s recipients include:
-Yvonne Rogers of Penobscot, Maine
-Ryan Barski of Pittsford
-Jamal Kemp of Kutztown, Pennsylvania,
-Maxwell Caine of Ridgewood, New Jersey
-Dylan Ocorr of Fairport
The scholarships will be awarded on the Gibbs Street Stage on Monday at 7:30 p.m.
The 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival kicks off Friday. 13WHAM is a proud sponsor of the festival.