Students will have the opportunity to play and perform music in the jazz, big band, funk, and Latin idiom. The ensemble will perform multiple concerts during the school year including festivals at colleges and universities. Improvisation is encouraged, as it is an essential part of these styles. Students must be enrolled in this ensemble to audition for the Latin Ensemble that rehearses after the school day. In extenuating circumstances, students not enrolled in anther ensemble at EFHS may obtain director permission to participate in this group.