Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Directed by Alan Gumm, Vocal Jazz Ensemble (VJE) specializes in the study, rehearsal, and performance of historical and contemporary vocal jazz music.

The course of study includes ensemble development and vocal improvisation in a variety of styles.

VJE is part of the CMU jazz program, performing regularly with one of CMU's big bands, with rhythm section, and a cappella.

VJE is open by audition to any student in the university, with auditions held at the end of each semester for the next semester’s enrollment.

Faculty

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Guest Artist Composer Lori Laitman

Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Staples Family Concert Hall
Price: $5 public, $3 students/seniors. Tickets are available at the Central Box Office by calling 774-3000.

Faculty Artists: Crescent Duo

Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Staples Family Concert Hall
Price: $5 public, $3 students/seniors. Tickets are available at the Central Box Office by calling 774-3000.

CMU Percussion Ensemble

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Staples Family Concert Hall
Price: This concert is free and open to the public.

Central Foundation

Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Staples Family Concert Hall
Price: This concert is free and open to the public.

Student Composition Concert

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Staples Family Concert Hall
Price: This concert is free and open to the public.
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