The Rutgers Jazz Ensemble, directed by Conrad Herwig, is the top student jazz ensemble at the Mason Gross School of the Arts. The group has played commercials with Ray Charles, the fifth-anniversary celebration of Harmony Hall in Fukui, Japan, and has had several gigs at the legendary Blue Note in New York City.
Jazz Ensemble 1 rehearsals: 2-3:35 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays
Jazz Ensemble 2 rehearsals: 7-10 p.m. Mondays
Jazz auditions for all ensembles will take place the first Wednesday of each semester beginning at 2 p.m. in Rehearsal Hall 104.
Improvisation on Blues and/or Softly As In a Morning Sunrise
Scales-Major/Minor Modes, Diminished, Whole Tone