About Big Band

Big Band is a mixed instrumental group open to beginning, intermediate, and advanced musicians. Students learn a variety of classic and contemporary swing, Latin, jazz, and pop standards. The group performs in concert twice a semester and occasionally off campus as well. Big Band is comprised of alto 1 & 2, tenor 1 & 2, and baritone saxophones, flute and clarinet, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, and a rhythm section (piano, guitar, bass, and drums).

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This page was last updated on February 19, 2009.
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