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Jazz Ensemble

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Matt Belzer, Director

The UMBC Jazz ensemble is a large jazz group dedicated to the professional training and creative development of its members. Throughout the year, the group performs at concerts, special events and festivals. Student composers and arrangers have the opportunity to have their music read, performed and recorded by the group. Students must pass an audition in order to participate.

Upcoming Concerts

Sunday October 20, 2019 3:00pm (Linehan Concert Hall)
Sunday December 8, 2019 3:00pm (Linehan Concert Hall)
Friday February 28, 2020 7:30pm with guest artist Vince Cherico (Linehan Concert Hall)
Sunday May 3, 2020 3:00pm (Linehan Concert Hall)

Ensemble Information


When does Jazz Ensemble rehearse?
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:00-5:30pm in the Fine Arts Building, Recital Hall

Who should audition for Jazz Ensemble?
The UMBC Jazz Ensemble is open to both music majors and non-majors with advanced experience on their instrument.