Friends of Steinert Jazz

Friends of Steinert High School Jazz, Inc. ("FOSJ") is the official support group of Steinert High School's ("SHS") Jazz Band Program. The organization was founded in 2007 by a group of dedicated band parents committed to supporting the education and advancement of American Jazz through classroom instruction, performances, and jazz festival competitions.

Members convene monthly to plan, develop, and implement strategies for the program's Annual Jazz Festival, special events, and fundraisers.


President: Kevin Trayner

1st Vice President: OPEN

2nd Vice President: Christine Buckley

Treasurer: Erik Gilson

Secretary: Jeanne Vocaturo

Executive Board Member: Amy Meltzer


FOSJ meets typically every third Wednesday of the Month in the Piano Lab. Check the events page for exact dates.


December 2019

November 2019

Coming soon

FOSJ is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated within the laws of the State of New Jersey. Donations to our organization are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

FOSJ is governed by its Executive Board Committee, which is comprised of elected Officers and Members-At-Large of the organization. The Executive Board Committee is elected to a one-year term at the May General Meeting and begins its term July 1st. The Executive Board meets monthly, prior to the general membership meeting, to oversee matters relating to the composition, organization, and effectiveness of the organization's by-laws.