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Mr. Ray Smith, director of Synthesis

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Synthesis encourages its members to play their own, original compositions as well as those from jazz legends like Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington. 
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Ray Smith, Director

November 18, 2009

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In preparation for their 2013 tour to Brazil, Synthesis has added to their repertoire several Sambas and Rhumbas as well as pieces written and performed by Brazilian composers like Antônio Carlos Jobim and Luiz Bonfá

Homecoming Spectacular in the Marriott Center.

October 12, 2012

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BYU Synthesis has received many prestigious honors, including winning Pacific Coast Collegiate Jazz Festival and taking first place in the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Moscow, Idaho. Talented saxophonist Ben Nichols plays above.

March 6, 2013

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Along with their original music, BYU’s Synthesis plays the timeless numbers from jazz legends like Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, and Louis Armstrong. These musicians put it together and break it down in a night of jazz music you’ve been waiting to hear.

March 6, 2013

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Zach Wiggins is the talented pianist for the group Synthesis, at Brigham Young University. The group’s repertoire flows indiscriminately through swing, jazz, blues, rock, fusion, gospel, and Latin styles.

March 6, 2013

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In 2008, BYU’s Synthesis went to Switzerland, and were one of only three bands to take the stage at the International Jazz Festival at Montreux.

March 6, 2013

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 Celeste Knowles plays trumpet in Synthesis, part of Brigham Young University’s music program. BYU has strong values of community service, and Knowles is no different. She often volunteers at a local middle school teaching trumpet.

March 6, 2013

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Marcus Anderson from BYU-based Jazz group, Synthesis solos above. The group performed for visitors to various sporting venues in Provo, Utah, during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City.

March 6, 2013

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Jay Tibbitts is the drummer for Synthesis, of Brigham Young University. The group plays throughout the world as peers to professional artists and groups at jazz festivals, concerts, and events on multiple continents.

March 6, 2013

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Brigham Young University’s Synthesis combines some of the University’s finest musicians to perform in this famously versatile group. Aaron McMurray plays Bass.
March 6, 2013

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Kyle Miller solos on Tenor saxophone in BYU’s Synthesis. This year, the group will be traveling to Brazil to perform at Jazz festivals and civic venues.

March 6, 2013

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Chloe Johnson and Spencer Carter are the Jazz singers for BYU’s Synthesis. The ensemble is recognized throughout the world as one of the top university bands from the United States.

March 6, 2013

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Austie Robinson solos above, part of BYU’s Synthesis. The group’s repertoire always includes Jazz-fan favorites like Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman, as well as original compositions.

March 6, 2013

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