The Jazz Ensemble at Carl Hayden is open to anyone who already has experience playing an instrument. Throughout the spring semester we will be working on performing in various jazz styles and improvising solos within the context of various pieces.The ensemble performs in a wide variety of events including area jazz festival, campus activities, athletic events, recruitment tours, and more.
Due to the level of musicianship required and the number of performances throughout the semester this course offers an HONORS credit to participating students.
Course Fee: $10.00 per student (spring semester only)
Horn section: Trumpets (clarinets welcome), Trombones, & Saxes (Alto, Tenor, Bari)
Flutes, Horns, Baritones, & Tubas welcome
Rhythms Section: Guitar, Bass (electric & upright), Piano, Drum Set, Auxiliary Percussion