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Jazz Ensemble

 Welcome to the Correia Middle School Jazz Ensemble Webpage. Jazz Ensemble 1 is Correia 's advance level jazz band and is designed for experienced music students with multiple years of music experience. Instrumentation for this band is limited to a standard "Big Band" of: 4 trumpet, 5 sax, 4 trombone, 4 rhythm (guitar, bass, drums, piano). Admittance into this class is through the instructor's selection and/or by audition. In this class, students first review fundamental knowledge of jazz music, improvisation, and then study and perform music of all styles. Genres covered in this class include: swing, bebop, dixieland, funk, and rock Festivals, concert programs, and tours are a large part of the course and participation is expected. A commitment to before school rehearsals two to three times a week is required.

The 2012-13 Jazz program will meet on M, W, F 7:45-8:40am.

On this web page you will find useful information that pertains to your class. Check this page often for updates and information, student resources, and useful links.

Jazz Ensemble Auditions 2012-13