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Jazz Ensemble


The Jazz Ensemble is the premier instrumental performing ensemble of the Instrumental Music Department. As an audition-based group, this ensemble strives to perform challenging jazz literature each year and compete in several high school festivals and competitions each year.

The group has performed at the Berklee Jazz Festival in Boston, Massachusetts, The Western Connecticut State University Jazz Festival, the Manchester Jazz Festival and more. The group also hosts their own Jazz Festival in Meriden each April. 

The group consists of the following instruments:

Saxophone 

Trumpet

Trombone

Piano

Bass

Guitar

Drum Set

If you play one of these instruments and you want to audition for the 2020-2021 group, please CLICK HERE!