Jacob Bross will study percussion at UMKC Jazz Camp

A Hannibal High School freshmen is one of five area young musicians to earn a scholarship through the Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association.

ENCORE! the Volunteer Council of the Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association announced that Jacob Bross is one of this year’s recipients of music camp scholarships.

Bross, son of Mark and Lisa Bross of Hannibal, is a ninth-grade student at Hannibal High School. He will be studying percussion at the UMKC Jazz Camp in Kansas City, Mo.

This is the 62nd year these music camp scholarships have been awarded to deserving students throughout the local area. These scholarships were funded by the “Battle for the Baton”, “Fairy Tale Tea” and “Beat Beethoven 5k” events sponsored by Encore!

Bross was selected for the Missouri All-State Jazz Band on the drumset in 2017.