Princeton High School, Princeton , NJ
Joe Bongiovi is in his 10th year as the Princeton High School Studio Band Director. In that time, the Studio Band has placed first at the Berklee Festival 7 times (2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015).
Mr. Bongiovi is also the director/owner of the Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra (PJO). PJO is an all-star big band featuring the best collegiate jazz musicians in the Philadelphia and New Jersey region. PJO is entering its 14th season and has toured Europe 8 times including performances at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland.
Mr. Bongiovi earned a BM in Film Scoring from Berklee College of Music in 1999 and a Master’s Degree in Music Education from The University Of The Arts in 2003.