Important Information About the FRHS Jazz Program:
Jazz Ensemble 1 will meet as a “0-hour” class after school (primarily Tuesday & Thursday), starting after Marching Band season. We will also hold sectional rehearsals. Instrumentation will be limited to standard jazz ensemble instrumentation: 5 saxes; 4-5 trumpets, 4-5 trombones, piano, vibes, guitar, bass, and drums.
Jazz Ensemble 2 is open to all instruments, and will meet as “0-hour class” after school (primarily Monday & Wednesday), starting after Marching Band season. We will also hold sectional rehearsals.
Jazz Band Audition Information: Jazz Ensembles Auditions time and place to be determined.
Print and Read the Instructions for all instruments.
Take advantage of the Backing Tracks provided and YouTube links of great performances for the audition tunes listed above as you prepare your audition. When you audition, you will play along with these backing tracks.