"This is a great opportunity for me to play with other talented musicians from around the country," said Max, who is a high school junior. "One of my favorite things is to travel and meet other people who have the same interest in music. I've made many good friends that way."
The Jazz Band of America will be headlining the Music for All National Festival in Indianapolis on March 8, where dozens of high school concert bands and orchestras will also perform. The top high school jazz musicians are provided a national stage to perform, as well as a world-class learning experience with master teachers, artists and conductors over the five day annual event.
Max, who grew up in Stockholm, Sweden, has been living in South Florida for seven years. His Max Holm (http://www.maxholm.com/
Max plans to attend a top music school where he can attain a well-rounded education after he graduates from high school. For more information visit Max Holm's Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/