Marshall, Yucca choirs receive awards

CNJ staff Yucca and Marshall Middle School choirs received awards at the 2010 Southeast New Mexico Music Educators Association Solo and Ensemble Festival. The festival was held Feb. 13 at Eastern New Mexico University. Thirty-eight students from Yucca sang solos. Of those, 32 received superior ratings, seven received superior-plus and six received excellent. Of the […]

High school students get the beat at jazz fest


Juan Garcia was one of the saxophone players in Clovis High School’s Ensemble Two group that played Friday in a workshop at the Eastern New Mexico University’s Jazz Fest. The group received a critique from professional jazz trombonist Scott Whitfield By William P. Thompson Two Clovis High School jazz ensembles got some tips Friday from […]