JAZZ ENSEMBLE

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 on March 25th, 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!

Please go to SJYS Jazz Ensemble Auditions for more information. Interested musicians may apply here.

Artistic Requirements

Musicians must meet these requirements in order to be accepted into the SJYS Jazz Ensemble.

Rehearsals

The Jazz Ensemble rehearses on Saturday mornings, from 9 am – 11 am at West Valley College, which will begin on March 25th, 2017.

Concerts

The Jazz Ensemble performs two concerts annually in January and June, at West Valley College. (map)