- Julius Tolentino (Jazz Director at Newark Academy, NJ Youth Symphony Jazz, and Jazz at Lincoln Center; Board Member, Jazz Education Network, JEN)
Saxophonist Julius Tolentino has been in the New York jazz scene for 20 years. He has conducted region jazz bands and has been a guest artist/clinician for numerous summer jazz programs. He has served as NJAJE Region I President from 2009-2011 and was the Director of Large Ensembles at Jazz House Kids from 2010-2017. He is the Director of the Middle School Jazz Academy in Manhattan at Jazz at Lincoln Center. He is currently the Jazz Director at Newark Academy where he conducts five jazz ensembles.
Key Leaves saxophone key props are right at home on Julius' alto saxophone