Welcome to the SCHS Jazz Ensemble Page! The SCHS Instrumental Music Department currently features two performing jazz ensembles, the Jazz Band and the Latin Jazz Band. The Jazz Ensembles have traveled all around Southern California, playing in jazz festivals, store openings, and even private events. These instructional groups focus on developing and refining skills in jazz theory, improvisation, and various other topics all while playing in various styles of music from Latin, to Funk, to even a bit of Rock.
Jazz Band Class is Thursdays 3pm-5pm
Latin Band is Wednesdays 3pm-5pm.
Below are the soundtracks to various pieces of music to practice with or listen to:
Blues in the Closet:
C Jam Blues:
Now’s The Time: