The Jazz Ensemble, led by conductor, Eric Bolvin, is one of SJYS’s newest groups and now in its seventh season! It is an ensemble for advanced high school and middle school students. The band features saxophone, trumpet, trombone and rhythm sections, and plays swing, blues, Latin, rock, funk and ballad styles. The musicians also spend time working on improvisation.
Rehearsals are held every Saturday from 11 am – 12:30 pm, at Faith Lutheran Church (FLC), located at 16548 Ferris Avenue, Los Gatos. (map)
The Jazz Ensemble performs two concerts each season with the Harp Ensemble at various local concert venues.