5 students to receive Xerox Rochester Intl. Jazz Festival/Eastman Scholarships

Dylan Ocorr (Provided photo)

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.

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