Jazz Band

Jazz Ensemble is a performance group comprised of approximately 20-26 members. This ensemble, which is designed to further the students’ knowledge and ability in performance technique and theory, will rehearse and perform different styles of jazz and contemporary music. Instrumentation will include a saxophone section (2 altos, 2 tenors, and 1 baritone), trumpet section (5 players), trombone section (4 players), and a rhythm section comprised of drums, bass, piano, and guitar. Any unusual non-standard jazz instrument wishing entry into the course must be approved by the instructor.