Kolli-Johnson '27 Accepted into All-Shore Intermediate Concert Band
Ashwin Kolli-Johnson '27 has successfully auditioned and was accepted into the 2022-23 All-Shore Intermediate Concert Band as the first chair Tenor Saxophonist. Ashwin will be rehearsing and performing with the All-Shore Intermediate Concert Band and will perform with the honors band on Tuesday, January 31st at 10:30 am and on February 1st at 7:30 pm at the Michael T. Lake Performing Arts Center in Neptune, NJ. Ashwin prepared an audition that consisted of major and chromatic scales, a prepared piece, and a sight-reading example.
The All-Shore Intermediate Band is an organization of band directors from Monmouth and Ocean counties who strive to provide a quality musical experience for middle school band students.
"Ashwin earned the first tenor Saxophone chair in the All-Shore Intermediate Band for two consecutive seasons," said Performing Arts Department Chair John Propper. "In addition, Ashwin scored the most points overall of all the students who auditioned on all instruments. Very Impressive!"