The Young and the Restless
Gifted teenage artists jump at the chance to strut their stuff on this episode of Spark. Catch the Bay Area's best young jazz musicians vying for a spot on the region's premier high school jazz ensemble SFJazz Allstars. Then meet high school artists who have come from across the country to hone their skills at Napa Valley's exclusive Oxbow School and see what it takes to get there. As a final note, hear Youth in Arts San Rafael's teen a cappella music group, 'Til Dawn.
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See what it takes to make it at Napa Valley's Oxbow School, one of the most intensive and exclusive high school art programs in the country.
Meet the chosen handful out of hundreds that try out for the region's premiere high school jazz ensemble, the SFJAZZ All-Stars.
Lend an ear to 'Til Dawn, a co-ed teen a cappella signing group.
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