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Jazz Faculty Work Premieres With GNOYO

Jazz Faculty Work Premieres With GNOYO

Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestras bring the spirit of New Orleans to Carnegie Hall
The Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestras (GNOYO) will bring music of New Orleans to Charleston, SC; Williamsburg, VA; Washington, DC; and New York, NY with their East Coast Tour, June 23–28, 2015.
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Motown Meets The Big Easy

 Link To Incredible Event Coordinated By The Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Explore two of America’s iconic cities and their complex musical cultures.

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Khris Royal and Dark Matter captivate

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Jazz Faculty to perform at the Battle of New Orleans Bicentennial

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2015 Cole Porter Fellowship in Jazz Awarded To NOCCA Alum

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Look For Alumni & Faculty At Jazz Fest

NOCCA Alumni at the Zatarain’s/WWOZ Jazz Tent
In addition to highlighting many of the jazz artists who have studied at NOCCA, the Zatarain’s/WWOZ Jazz Tent will feature two special Alumni jam sessions.
The NOCCA Allstar Alumni Jazz Jam: The Ellis Marsalis’ Legacy
April 26: will feature Jason …

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NOCCA Jazz Student Selected as a Member of The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America

The New Orleans Center for Creative Arts is proud to announce that NOCCA/Benjamin Franklin 11th grade student Royal Mitchell has been selected to the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America, a program of Carnegie Hall and its Weill Music Institute.
 
Following a residency …

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NOCCA Photo of the Day: Alumni Joey Peebles visits NOCCA for a master class.

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Khris Royal, jazz alumni, to perform at Joy Theatre January 22

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NOCCA Jazz Instrumental Student Receives Finalist Award In National Competition

NOCCA Senior John Michael Bradford Heads To Miami To Compete For Presidential Scholar In The Arts

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Jazz Instrumental student and NOCCA Academic Studio senior, John Michael Bradford was notified by the National YoungArts Foundation that he has been chosen …

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