Jazz Ensemble

Small-group performance.  Skills include improvisation, accompaniment, pacing, interaction, repertoire, and arrangements.

Audition Information

Audition requirements: Be prepared to play a medium or up-tempo bebop tune or standard. Interpret melody and demonstrate ability to improvise over the chord changes. Rhythm section players should also demonstrate instrument-appropriate accompaniment skills on the same tune (comping for guitar and piano, walking lines for bass, etc.). Jazz-relevant sight-reading will also be expected.

 

Auditions:
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The instructor will contact you regarding an audition date and time.

 

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