Featured Ensemble Director

Bob Sinicrope

Milton Academy, MIlton, MA

Bob Sinicrope founded and has directed Milton Academy’s jazz program since 1974. Milton Academy groups have won national recognition including winning DownBeat magazine’s best high school group twice. Bob has taught at Jamey Aebersold’s summer jazz workshops for over 35 years, teaches for the Victor Wooten Berklee Bass workshop. He is the Inaugural recipient of the John LaPorta Jazz Educator of the Year from Berklee College and IAJE (2007), a Downbeat Jazz Education Achievement(2010) and National Youth Development Service Award (2010) recipient. Bob is Past President of the Jazz Education Network (JEN), continues to serve on the JEN Board. All are invited to become a JEN member at jazzednet.org.

          January 26, 2019