Goshen Youth Jazz Band performs at Cherry
Blossom Festival in
April 17, 2012 -
On April 5, the Goshen Youth Jazz Band, conducted by Ellen
Dickinson, performed at the National Cherry
Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C.
This year's National Cherry
Blossom Festival was the centennial celebration
of when our nation's Capitol received the cherry blossom trees as a
gift. In 1912, a gift of 3,000 cherry blossom trees was bestowed on
Washington, DC by Tokyo, Japan.
The Jazz Band submitted
a demo tape and application in order to take part in
the festival, and were invited to attend.
They performed at the Canon
Performance Stage at Sylvan Theater, on the grounds of the
View videos of their performance!
- videos from FirstPost.com
Learn more about the
National Cherry Blossom Festival Centennial.