Does your toe tap to jazz? Want to play in a swing band? Learn more about our Jazz Ensemble.
Northwestern’s Jazz Ensemble, directed by John S. Herlihy, pursues musical excellence within the environment of a Christian liberal arts education. The ensemble performs professional jazz and big band repertoire. Jazz Ensemble performs in concert several times throughout the year and has hosted campus swing dances and dessert concerts.
Jazz Ensemble has toured in partnership with other Northwestern music ensembles.
2017 Jazz Ensemble with UNW Orchestra: Chicago, IL
2014 Jazz Combo with Varsity Men’s Chorus: Faribault and Red Wing, MN
2012 Jazz Ensemble with Symphonic Band: East Coast