The UVic Vocal Jazz Ensemble has established a reputation for artistic excellence, stylistic flexibility and performances of original and inspiring arrangements. In addition to highly successful performances at the Vocal Summit (2012) and the Frank Demiero Jazz Fest (2016), the Ensemble is well known for its fun-filled, audience engaging concerts. Our Autumn and Spring Vocal Jazz Showcase concerts feature the signature studio groups UVJAZZ RED and UVJAZZ BLUE, the UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA JAZZ CHORALE, and various spotlight combos. UVJAZZ RED has opened for the internationally acclaimed vocal group Groove for Thought, Canadian sensation Countermeasure, and has received high praise from vocal jazz legends Kirby Shaw and Dave Barduhn and master educators Vijay Singh, Peter Taylor and Janet Warren.

Monday, 19 August 2013

2013 September Meet & Greet and Auditions



Everyone is invited to participate in our fun and welcoming annual Meet & Greet!

Meet & Greet
Wednesday, September 4th
6pm to 7pm
Room B016
Basement of the School of Music
MacLauren "B" Wing

Audition Material will be handed out and briefly rehearsed.
See also: the Audition Page on the Tab Bar above.

Singer Information Sheets will be available for completion prior to audition.
See also: the Course Outline Page on the Tab Bar above.

A Sign up sheet for Auditions will be posted on the B080 studio door after the Meet & Greet.

Auditions occur on the following Monday evening, September 9th: 5pm to 9pm.

First rehearsal will be Wednesday, September 11th at 6pm for a brief introduction and reading session.

Rehearsals are on Monday evenings from 6pm to 8:30pm.