Northgate Student Selected for 2015 Grammy Camp – Jazz Session
Jan 30, 2015 01:23PM, Published by Jennifer Neys, Categories: Education
Northgate High School student Jonah Moss has been selected for Trumpet Lead for the 2015 GRAMMY Camp’s Jazz Session February 5-7. He will be joined with 31 other high school students from across the United States. Their selection launches them into the spotlight surrounding the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards and provides them with opportunities to perform for some of music's biggest names. The students will travel to Los Angeles for a weeklong musical adventure. Each student will be eligible for more than $2 million in college scholarships made possible through the GRAMMY Foundation's college partners: Berklee College of Music in Boston, Manhattan School of Music, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, and USC Thornton School of Music. In addition, each selectee's school will receive a professional cymbal courtesy of the Zildjian Company.
The young musicians will record at the legendary Capitol Studios & Mastering in Hollywood, courtesy of the EMI Music Group. The group will also attend the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards on February 8 as guests of The Recording Academy and will perform at the GRAMMY celebration after-party.