North County Big Band & City of Music All-Star Chorus
Check out the future leaders of the St. Louis music scene at the this annual year-end recital for our student ensembles!The concert will open with the City of Music All-Star Chorus, directed by Maria Ellis, Community Engagement Coordinator for The St. Louis Children’s Choirs. Created this season to encourage talented high school singers, the chorus is comprised of students from St. Louis City and County schools, recommended by their high school choral directors. The chorus is made possible by lead support from Centene Charitable Foundation.
Led by Harvey Lockhart of Riverview Gardens High School, The North County Big Band is made up of some of the most talented and dedicated jazz students from several St. Louis area high schools. This year marks their fourth season of the band, with coaching provided by leading educators and musicians including Lockhart, Thomas Moore of Normandy Middle School and Delano Redman of East St. Louis Senior High. Made possible with lead support by World Wide Technology, Inc. and The Steward Family Foundation.