Student concert to feature trumpet player Gordon Vernick


Bennett’s Mill Middle School Band is presenting an evening of Jazz on Thursday, April 30, with special guest artist Gordon Vernick.

Vernick, a professional trumpet player and associate professor of music and coordinator of Jazz Studies at Georgia State University, has performed all over the world. Visit to read more about his accomplishments.

The evening will feature performances by Bennett’s Mill Middle School and Fayette County High School Bands.

Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. for $20 per person. To pre-order dinner, send an email to

The show starts at 7 p.m. and will be in the Bennett’s Mill commons area.

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