The Syracuse Parks & Rec Stan Colella “All-Star” Big Band is a paying summer job for students exclusively from the Syracuse City School District. This orchestra plays 55 to 60 concerts at important city events, nursing homes, schools, parks, and public places throughout the urban area. In partnership with the City of Syracuse, the CNYJAF provides auditions, instruction, music directorship, and performance opportunities at the Northeast Jazz & Wine Festival.  CNY Jazz provides a home base for its “youth orchestra” at Jazz Central in downtown Syracuse.

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