Senior Instrumental Ensemble: Jazz Ensemble

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Senior Instrumental Ensemble: Jazz Ensemble

7 Week

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MINOR - N/A
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4 Week

MAJOR - N/A
MINOR - N/A
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3 Week

MAJOR - Grades 7 to 12
MINOR - N/A
REC - N/A

Digging deep into the most American of music forms, students in this class will work in small and medium sized ensembles, with and emphasis on improvisation and collaboration. Repertoire will reflect the many styles and eras of jazz, from the earliest forms to contemporary jazz. Available for Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, drums, guitar, piano and bass. Beginner to advanced students welcome. Students will be grouped according to experience and interest, based on a placement audition. 

Please note: Senior division instrumentalists are asked to rank their choices on the application. The specific classes that are offered will be based on this ranking and students will be placed in the most appropriate group after a placement audition. Placement audition instructions will be sent after enrollment. Some classes with low enrollment may not be offered, but each student will be placed in one of their selected classes.