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New Providence High School Jazz Choir and Soloists Recognized for Excellence by BOE

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The New Providence High School Jazz Choir along with soloists Will John Ertman, Jade Navarro, and Natalie Pereira were recognized for their award winning performance at a recent choral competition.  Credits: Bobbie Peer
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Credits: Bobbie Peer
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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence High School Jazz Choir along with soloists Will John Ertman, Jade Navarro, and Natalie Pereira were recognized at a recent Board of Education meeting for their award winning performance at a recent choral competition. 

On March 25th the New Providence High School Jazz Choir performed at the Roxbury Choral Invitational, a prestigious choral festival where choirs and soloists are critiqued by and work with professional singers. The Jazz Choir received a silver rating and three high school students received special awards for solo achievement.

Senior John Ertman won the Award for Excellence in the Broadway solo competition, senior Natalie Pereira won the Award for Solo Excellence in the Choral Competition, and sophomore Jade Navarro won a special award in the Classical vocal solo competition.

"New Providence congratulates these young musicians on their outstanding achievements and thanks them for representing our school and community with pride," said Board Member Ira Krauss.

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