Hempfield Jazz Impressive at Spring Ford

Post date: Mar 14, 2011 12:49:06 PM

The Hempfield HS Jazz Ensemble hit the road once again as they traveled to Spring Ford HS on Friday, March 11th. At a festival of "heavy hitters" such as Lower Merion, Quakertown, Daniel Boone, North Penn, and Pennsbury, the Black Knights impressed all in attendance and earned awards for Best Section (Rhythm) and Best Soloist (Guitarist Rich Hill).

The band's next performance will come on April 2nd at the Hempfield HS Performing Arts Center. "Jazz at Knight" will feature eight of the areas best high school jazz ensembles with a special performance by the West Chester University "Criterions" Big Band. Tickets are $8 and are available at the door.