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Sean Jones Named Chair of Berklee Brass Department

Trumpeter succeeds Tom Plsek, who served for 25 years

Sean Jones
Sean Jones

Boston’s Berklee College of Music has named trumpeter Sean Jones chair of the college’s Brass Department. According to a press release, “Jones will build on the legacy of the department and ensure that graduates have the skills to thrive in a music industry that is ever-changing.” Jones succeeds trombonist Tom Plsek, who served as chair for 25 years. Jones has just released his seventh album as a leader, im•pro•vise = never before seen, on Mack Avenue Records.

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