Jay T. Vonada of Aaronsburg has his new CD “Chemistry” now available. CD's can be purchased through Jay himself, or CD Baby at www.cdbaby.com.
Jay attended Mansfield University in the fall of 1993, studying jazz improvisation with Dr. Michael Galloway for one year and jazz arranging for one semester. He was lead trombonist and featured soloist with the Mansfield University Jazz Band for four years, where they performed at the PMEA, MENC, and placed third at the Villanova Jazz Festival in 1994. Jay played with jazz saxophonist Bob Mintzer at the Mansfield University Jazz Festival, and also performed with Mansfield alumni Neil Slater, who was the director of the One O'clock Lab Band at the University of North Texas. In1999, Jay won a scholarship to study at the Berklee College of Music.