The brand-new Jazz Ensemble directed by Eric Bolvin, is for advanced musicians.
Members of the ensemble will be exposed to the styles of Swing, Latin, Modern and Contemporary Jazz, as well as learning the art of improvisation.
The ensemble rehearses on Saturday mornings, from 9 am – 11 am at West Valley College, starting September 16th, 2017. To learn more about Eric Bolvin, award-winning composer, arranger, musician and well-respected teacher, go to www.bolvinmusic.com
Select members of the ensemble will be given the opportunity to join the SJYS Philharmonic Orchestra, gaining additional experience in the orchestral field.
Auditions Now Open!
Musicians must meet these requirements in order to be accepted into the SJYS Jazz Ensemble.
The Jazz Ensemble rehearses on Saturday mornings, from 9 am – 11 am at West Valley College, which will begin on September 16th, 2017. For the fall session (Sept – December), the ensemble will do combo and improv work.
The Jazz Ensemble performs two concerts annually in March and June, at West Valley College. (map)