AVAP – 007
Appalachian Vinyl Archive Project –
Artist: All Festival Band & Chorus
Album: All Festival Band and Chorus Pikeville Region 1965
Genre: Highshool Band and Chorus
Release Date: 1965

This Album is dedicated to one who has done more than his share towards advancement of music in Eastern Kentucky.

Jesse Elliott, affectionately known as ” Jess ” has been teaching music in this area for 35 years, 24 of these years were devoted to starting nearly every band Floyd and County. into in He traveled up mountains the most remote and outlying areas, assuring the people that all dents would get some type of music education. ” Jess ” is now Band Master at Mullins High School in Pike County. All who know Jesse Elliott will assure you that he is more than a teacher–He’s a humanitarian! Hats off to one with dedication beyond the realm of imagination.