Meet the Artists
This Side of the River has been performing around the Cape Ann area since 2014. Members of the ensemble have been apart of groups that have placed in the Berkley High School Jazz Competition in Boston MA, the MAJE State Jazz Competition held at WPI in Worcester MA, and more. Members of the group have been playing private gigs at venues such as the Buttonwoods Museum in Haverhill, Maria's in Haverhill, Rhythm Café in Merrimac, and more. Collin Tarr is currently a Junior at Pentucket Regional High School (PRHS) and hopes to pursue music as a career. Josh Schulz and Aaron Arsenault are currently Seniors at PRHS and both involved in concert as well as jazz band. Seth Malonson and Leo Belyi are currently Juniors at PRHS and hope to continue with music for the rest of their lives. The group also samples from past members that have since graduated from PRHS such as Noah Malonson (Sax), Cooper Slack (Piano), Steven Ferrara (Trumpet), Alden Slack (Sax), and other musicians in and out of the area.
Recordings are from 2014 and feature Berkley Professor Danny Harrington on the Soprano Saxaphone