EBHS Jazz Band
East Bridgewater Jr. Sr. High School, East Bridgewater, MA
In Addition to the Berklee College of Music Jazz Festival the East Bridgewater High School Jazz Band will perform on February 26th at the Cape Cod District Festival hosted by the Mass Association for Jazz Education as well as the Bridgewater State University Jazz Festival on March 1st. They’ll also host their own “Evening of Jazz” concert in the Dr. Judith A. Riordan Center for the Performing Arts located at East Bridgewater High School, in East Bridgewater Mass. on Wednesday, February 5th at 7:00 pm. Their band director Mr. Ray Ponte has had many proud moments on stage with the students, however the proudest off stage moment was last year when the band participated in the Greater Bridgewater Relay for Life sponsored by the American Cancer Society. The band raised $7,545.00 to donate for cancer research as well as performed for cancer survivors as part of the outdoor event. This event has become an annual goal for the group!