Tea Area Vocal Jazz finds success at USD Jazz Festival



The Tea Area Vocal Jazz received 3 Superior ratings, 1st place in the 3A Vocal Jazz division, and 5 Outstanding Solo Awards at the USD Coyote Jazz Festival on Tuesday, March 22. Outstanding Solo Awards went to Jonah Hunter, Chylee Thompson, Noah Hunter, Julia Haack, and Brayden Cambier. Atlas will perform for a final time this season on Thursday, April 7 at SDSU’s Optimist Jazz Festival at 3:00 pm in the Founders Recital Hall located in the Oscar Larson Performing Arts Center in Brookings. Pictured from left to right include: Malcolm Ketelhut, Brayden Cambier, Noah Hunter, Cassie Waltner, Chylee Thompson, Julia Haack, Lydia Decker, Jessica Nelson, Riley Dupert, Eliza Wilgers, Jonah Hunter