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Friday, January 14, 2011

Jazz Video Contest Winners

PlayJazzNow happily received many fine entries to our Jazz Video Contest. Thanks to all who submitted videos. Here are the winners and their videos:

GRAND PRIZE ($250): Roger Friedman "F Blues Tutorial"

2nd PRIZE ($50): Boris Lebron: "For All We Know" (Vocal)

2nd PRIZE ($50): Alex Hoffman: "Giant Steps Lesson"

RUNNERS UP ($50 in PJN Play-along Tracks):

Anthony Cresci: "Autumn Leaves (harmonica)"

Nathan Hanna: "14 Year Old On Jazz Banjo (Blues)"

Simon LeHaye: "3 and 5 Years Old Samba Dancing Girls and Cuica Dad - "A Felicidade"

Marcio Garcia Sanchez: "Desafinado (piano)"

Kennda Varnum: "Wee Small Hours of the Morning (vocal)"

Congratulations to all!