Video links for FJE 4/4/2016

International Jazz Day 2015 performance - Eliane Elias

International Jazz Day 2012 performance - Herbie Hancock and George Benson

International Jazz Day 2014 performance - Esperanza Spalding and Robert Glasper



Course Outlines and Documents 2015-2016

Jazz Program Calendar 2015-2016

Freshman Jazz Ensemble

Concert Jazz Ensemble

Lab Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble 1

Jazz Ensembles Grading Policy

Music Department Guidelines

Ensemble Commitment Letter (seniors only)

Acknowledgement Form (all rhythm section players not in a Wind Ensemble or Orchestra must print, sign, and turn in)

Student Contact Form


Freshman Jazz Fall Listening Reflection Assignment

Audition Resources

Jazz Ensemble 1 Audition Information

Lunar Alto and Bari Sax
Lunar Tenor Sax
Lunar Trumpet
Lunar Trombone
Lunar Bass Trombone
Lunar Guitar
Lunar Piano
Lunar BassĀ 

Lab Jazz Audition Information

Proxy Alto and Bari Sax
Proxy Tenor Sax
Proxy Trumpet
Proxy Trombone
Proxy Bass Trombone
Proxy Guitar

Proxy Piano
Proxy Bass

Jazz Learning Resources

The purpose of this page is to list useful resources for your further exploration of the subject of jazz. Many of these resources will be helpful to you as you work on your music major projects.

The National Jukebox! - check this out for invaluable recordings of America's early native music

ITunesU links...

Jazz In Culture

Composing for the Jazz Orchestra

Composing for the Jazz Orchestra - videos

Composing for the Jazz Orchestra - videos part 2

Additional Resources

Sequential Jazz Rhythms







Township Music Site Survey


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