Jazz Band

About the Ensemble

Jazz band will be a curricular course in the second semester for 2016-2017. The ensemble consists of trumpet, saxophone, trombone, drum set, auxiliary percussion, guitar, bass, piano, and a vocalist. Jazz Band will focus on the development of knowledge and in jazz theory, ear training, and performance. Basic improvisation skills will be introduced and refined, and students will develop a deeper appreciation for the art of jazz. Repertoire will consist of standard and contemporary jazz charts in a variety of styles including blues, swing, Bossa Nova, Latin, etc.
Articulation Chart.pdf
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Audition Music

Scale sheets can be found under the Resources tab if you need assistance.

See below for notes on audition selections.
Vocal Audition 2016.pdf
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Woodwind Audition 2016.pdf
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Brass Audition 2016.pdf
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Rhythm Section Audition 2016.pdf
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Vibraphone Audition (AUX PERC).pdf
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