7PM Ensemble C Directed by Elio Villafranca
8PM Ensemble B Directed By Doug Wamble
9PM Ensemble A Directed By Helen Sung
Julliard To develop exceptionally educated musicians versed in the Jazz continuum and its American vernacular roots. Through improvisation, swing and the blues aesthetic, we nurture and cultivate individuality, community and the depth of feeling and generosity of spirit known as soul. Our students are empowered to realize their highest aspirations as people, artists and citizens.
The Juilliard music division, renowned the world over for the quality of its performance education and its many celebrated alumni musicians, dancers, and actors, offers bachelor and master of music degrees in jazz, as well as an Artist Diploma via the pre-professional Juilliard Institute for Jazz Studies, a collaboration between Juilliard and Jazz at Lincoln Center. All together, Juilliard's program features a curriculum designed to maximize professional opportunities, onstage and academically, with equal opportunity for performance and tailored studio and coursework. The talented young musicians from across the country who are accepted by Juilliard Jazz are taught by some of today's most active, innovative, and respected jazz musicians.