How do young people feel about jazz? Find out with our occasional series Excellence In Jazz On Campus. Guest student musician DJ's sit in with Gary Vercelli, picking tunes and talking about what the music means to them.
Excellence In Jazz On Campus continues with pianist Nick Augusta, who says if he gets accepted to a music college back east, he welcomes the snow! Nick's picks include Ella Fitzgerald, Taylor Eigsti, Gerald Wilson and Peter Bernstein.
Talented saxophonist/vocalist and Rio Americano High School senior Hannah Oldfield is headed for Berklee College of Music this fall. She talks about her love for jazz, in between tracks by favorites Paul Desmond, Brad Meldau, Anita O'Day and others.