This ensemble is open to all students in grades 9 through 12 by audition on the following instruments: Trumpet, Trombone, Saxophone (Alto, Tenor, Baritone), Piano, Bass, Guitar, Drums.
Auditions are by appointment and are ongoing starting in June. There is a $115 fee for successful applicants participating in the 10-week program, beginning Monday, Oct. 1 and finishing Dec. 10. The ensemble also runs during the Winter semester.
- One (1) prepared jazz excerpt of your choice (e.g. from an arrangement from your school group or a song from the Real Book)
- Scales – up to 4 sharps and 4 flats
- Sight Reading – Blues melody
- Drums: demonstrate various styles (swing, latin, rock, funk)
Parents of all students must complete, sign and return a UWindsor Parental Waiver form
All interested students please register by filling out the online registration here:
Secure Online HJE Registration Form
or by downloading and filling out the HJE2018-PDF form and returning to:
Please make cheques payable to "University of Windsor"