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Music Student Jonathan Saraga Wins First Place at International Jazz Competition

Date Released: 10/10/2007

Jonathan Saraga, a junior Jazz Studies/Performance major, won first place in the International Trumpet Guild (ITG) Jazz Trumpet Solo Competition this summer at the Guild’s annual conference at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Saraga was one of three finalists selected nationwide who performed before an audience of professional musicians, guests and a panel of judges, all accomplished trumpeters themselves.

Saraga is a student of Professor Jim Rotundi.