Jane H bass 4x6

Jane Heathcote , 16 years old, is a student at the Reedley Middle School College High School. She has performed with the Norman Zech Reedley College Community Orchestra for five years, earned 1st chair in the Fresno-Madera Honor Orchestra and also a member of the All-State Honors Orchestra. She is also active in her school's Drama Club and the REACT (anti-tobacco initiative).

The Norman Zech Reedley College Orchestra will perform a free Christmas concert at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3 inside the Forum Hall. The orchestra is named in memory of its founder; Norman Zech.

The featured selections are Capuzzi’s Concerto for String Bass with soloist Jane Heathcote. Music from the Disney movie, 'Frozen' with a vocal solo by Amanda Fritz (Vandermark) and Vivaldi’s Concerto Grosso. 

Amanda Fritz (Vandemark) received her musical background in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She studied under a phenomenal Choir Director in a Ohio and earned "outstanding vocal" awards. She is an RHS and RC graduate (Associate of Science) and married Tim Fritz in 2005.  The couple moved to Ohio, Texas and now back in California with their two boys. 

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