Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band

  • UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band (photo: Steve Korn)
    UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band (photo: Steve Korn)
  • UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band (photo: Steve Korn)
    UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band (photo: Steve Korn)
  • UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band, piano student (photo: Steve Korn)
    UW Studio Jazz Ensemble: Modern Band, keyboard student (photo: Steve Korn)
  • UW Modern Band
    The UW Modern Band in rehearsal at Meany Studio.
  • UW Modern Band
    Students in the Modern Band expand their creative powers by applying outstanding musicianship to the creation of new music.

Studio Jazz Ensemble – MUSEN 346/546 B 

The Modern Band, led by Cuong Vu, is a jazz rooted-ensemble with a primary focus on repertoire encompassing innovative trends in jazz of the last decade. Ensemble members are exposed to a wide range of musical influences that have pushed the boundaries of jazz as an art form. Students are encouraged to write original material for the ensemble and to apply the musical innovations of the artists of their generation to the sound of the group and its repertoire.

Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:30 pm – 2:20 pm
Auditions: 

Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 12:30 pm - 2:20 pm. More Info