The Jazz Ensemble is open to juniors and seniors who demonstrate advanced-level skill on the trumpet, trombone, saxophone, drum kit, bass guitar or guitar. Membership and seating are determined by auditions which are held at the start of every semester. The jazz ensemble performs concerts on and off campus during the fall and spring semesters and is open to university students through audition. Prerequisite: Four semesters of MUS 17721 or consent of instructor (based on audition demonstrating upper division level performance skills).