Tag: jazz in the park

All that jazz: Rich scene for local jazz fans

Story by Chris Graham That the jazz industry is struggling is a perverse paradox for local jazz fans. “If you draw a 50-mile circle around Staunton, within that 50-mile circle there are some tremendous jazz guys that are way underemployed, and so I can get really good players for not a whole lot of money,” […]

Augusta: Music student wins Jazz in the Park scholarship

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net The Staunton-Augusta Rotary Club announced this week that 2008 Grace Christian School graduate and rising Belmont University freshman Nathan Stiteler has been awarded the annual Jazz in the Park scholarship for this year. The $1,000 scholarship goes to area students who plan to pursue a major in music. Stiteler will […]