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CAPA Jazz Ensembles at Alphabet City/City of Asylum, North Side

  • Alphabet City / City of Asylum 1231 West North Avenue Pittsburgh, PA, 15233 United States (map)

CAPA Jazz Ensembles at Alphabet City/City of Asylum, North Side. An evening of jazz featuring two of Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School’s top ensembles: The CAPA Jazz Orchestra and CAPA Jazz Ensemble

CAPA Jazz Orchestra: Director, Paul Thompson
Under the direction of Mr. Paul Thompson, this unique group hosts a range of instruments from strings to percussion including horns and electric instruments. Mr. Thompson personally arranges each piece specific to the group. The ensemble’s pieces cross genres and includes compositions from Chick Corea, Snarky Puppy, and others.

CAPA Jazz Ensemble: Director, Rick Matt
Under the direction of Mr. Rick Matt, this ensemble is a more traditional big band-style jazz band. Their repertoire features diverse jazz standards from artist’s such as Stan Kenton, Freddie Hubbard, Charlie Parker and many more. This group has come into their own with tight ensemble playing and collective improvisation.

Alphabet City/City of Asylum, North Side

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Ceu Gomez Faulk – Flute
Stephen Kent – Alto Sax
Nathan Magley – Tenor Sax, Clarinet
Matthew Rygelski – Tenor Sax, Clarinet
Aiden Magley – Trumpet
Reuben Swartz – Trumpet
Nicolas Constantino – Trumpet,Tuba
Cameron Clickner – Trombone
Mia Addison – Trombone
Elias Tew – Guitar
Henry Schultz – Piano
Jada Woods – Piano
Edgar O’Connell – Bass
Desmond Rucker – Drums
Marvin Irish – Drums


Annegarn, Joseph

Arnold, Alexandra

Awodey, Klara

Barnard, Ryan

Benson Mack, Keon

Bey, Parrish

Blackwell, Taushay

Bongiorni, Brooke

Chang, Serene

Cheng, Aaron

Dwyer, Jessica

Fruzynski, Noah

Grayson, Milan

Hall, Aislinn

Lane, Noah M

Magley, Zoe A

Mavrogeorgis, Christos

Mcneil, Shawna

Morrison, Roberto

Peters, Adam

Siegert-Wilkinson, Emiliano

Sterling-Angus, Amelia

Thompson, Kaden

Williams, Ronald JR

Yarger, Miles