Wayne Bergeron

YAMAHA PERFORMING ARTIST • CONCORD RECORDING ARTIST

Gilbert, AZ Highland Jazz festival

This year’s featured guest artists are: Wayne Bergeron and Andy Martin.

These musicians will also be joined by some of our clinicians in an all-star combo performance and the Arizona State University Concert Jazz Band led by Michael Kocour. In addition, the High School Jazz Band that receives the Judges’ Most Outstanding Award from Thursday through Saturday’s clinic performances, will open Saturday’s concert!

Our clinicians include:

  • Barb Catlin – Piano – Director of Jazz Ensembles at Pomona College
  • Matt Olson – Saxophone – Director of Jazz Studies at Furman University
  • Aric Schneller – Trombone – Director of Jazz Studies at Sam Houston State University
  • Jamey Simmons – Trumpet – Director of Jazz Studies at Middle Tennessee State University
  • Tom Wakeling – Bass – Retired Chair of Music, Clackamas Community College