The Esquimalt Senior Jazz Band is a continuation of big band jazz performance at the high school level. This is achieved through performance of HIGH LEVEL quality big band jazz repertoire in a variety of styles: Funk, Swing, Latin, Rock, Shuffle and more. This ensemble meets Tuesday and Friday morning at 7am and is comprised of students from Grades 11/12 respectively*. The Esquimalt Senior Jazz is proud to participate in the annual West Coast Jazz Festival with students and the ensemble receiving top marks along with invitations to Nationals. In order to provide an even broader musical and leadership experience, all Jazz Band students are required to rehearse and perform with the Esquimalt Concert Band.
Co-requisite for Jr/Sr Jazz Band is participating in Concert Band.