Young Jazz Stars Shine at Concert

Published 02/16 2014 08:38PM

Updated 04/28 2014 10:46AM

PEORIA - Some of the best youth musicians in the area showed off their skills .

The Peoria Jazz All Stars played at landmark recreation center for music fans.

The group is a collaboration between current and former District 150 students.

Band Director Andrew Tinsman says- this is the best of the best when it comes to young musicians in central Illinois.

"This is a group of dedicated musicians, some of which have competed in all state for Illinois Music Educators Association," he added. "They're just phenomenal musicians and phenomenal young men and women."

The group plays at jazz festivals all across the area.

Concert was put on by the Central Illinois Jazz Society.

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