Contemporary Jazz Ensemble
Members of the Contemporary Jazz Ensemble must be enrolled in order to participate in this class. As a member, you will:
- Explore and perform jazz music related to styles that have evolved since the mainstream and bebop eras.
- Be encouraged to write for the band.
- Create music according to your interests.
- Perform in the repertoire class and at various concerts during the term.
- Stay at the cutting edge of jazz music as it continues to evolve.
- Explore new directions in jazz.
- Be encouraged to find your voice and explore new territory with the intention of preparing yourself for a career in composition and performance.