Performance Wednesday, January 6, 2016 | 6 PM

Music Makers: A Youth Concert

DeWitt Clinton High School
New York City students from DeWitt Clinton High School collaborate with Chris Washburne and his innovative Latin jazz group the SYOTOS Band, plus MC Intikana for a performance of original songs they wrote that were inspired by the themes of the landmark American musical West Side Story.

The event also includes a raffle to win two free tickets to see Dianne Reeves perform at Carnegie Hall on March 30.


  • Chris Washburne and the SYOTOS Band
    ·· Chris Washburne, Residency Leader and Trombone
    ·· Claudette Sierra, Vocals
    ·· Ole Mathisen, Saxophone
    ·· John Walsh, Trumpet
    ·· Hector Martignon, Piano
    ·· Leo Traversa, Bass
    ·· Oreste Abrantes, Percussion

    ·· Intikana, MC
DeWitt Clinton High School
100 W Mosholu Pkwy S | Bronx
Subway 4 | Bus: Bx2 Bx10 Bx28

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Lead support is provided by the Brooke Astor One-Year Fund for New York City Education.

Major funding for Musical Connections is provided by the Hive Digital Media Learning Fund in the New York Community Trust, MetLife Foundation the Heineman Foundation for Research, Education, Charitable, and Scientific Purposes, and United Airlines®.

Additional support has been provided by Ameriprise Financial.

Public support for Musical Connections is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the New York City Departments of Homeless Services and Probation, the New York City Administration for Children's Services, and New York City Council Members Daniel Dromm and Annabel Palma.

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