The year-round FAME Jazz Band Program was established in 2015 to provide high caliber music and academic support and instruction to middle and high school youth, in Prince George’s County MD, who want to take their education to a higher level.
This year we have three stellar musicians graduating with an average GPA of 3.9, $569,900 in college scholarship offers, and acceptance by 22 colleges and universities.
Surrattsville High School
COLLEGE ATTENDING IN FALL: Morgan State University
MAJOR/MINOR: Construction Management/Business Administration
Rohan Gabay II
Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High Schooll
COLLEGE ATTENDING IN FALL: Mount St. Mary’s University
COLLEGE ATTENDING IN FALL: Howard University
MAJOR/MINOR: Music /Business
Kudos to FAME Jazz Band Program students
Who competed and won positions in prestigious bands and programs
FAME Jazz Band Captain: 1st Chair, Clarinet: Mid-Atlantic Honor Band, Shenandoah University.
1st Chair trombone, Mid-Atlantic Honor Band – Shenandoah University, Maryland All State Band, and the Prince George’s County Band; and Tanglewood Institute Summer Band Camp Scholarship.
1st Chair trumpet, Washington Archdiocesan Music Teachers Council WAMTC Honors Orchestra.
1st Chair, Trombone, WAMTC Honors Orchestra, 1st Chair Catholic University of America Honors Band, and 5th Chair Maryland Music Educators Association All State Senior Band.
Percussion, Dean’s Scholarship to Brown University’s Summer Program; Berklee Creative Entrepreneurship Program, and Bullis School Chapter of the Tri-M Music Honor Society.
Congratulations Bryant Thomas II
National Act-So Gold Medal winner in the Music Instrumental- Contemporary category.
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