Student Performing Groups - Jazz Ensemble

arts_btorffThe Fairfield University Jazz Company is an 8-10 member student group led by renowned jazz musician and director, Brian Torff. The group performs a wide variety of jazz, including:

  • Traditional jazz
  • Modern jazz
  • Blues
  • Rock
  • World music

The Jazz Ensemble concerts also include demonstrations in improvisation and some background about the history of jazz as taught by Torff, a professor of music at Fairfield University.

Jazz is an American art form and a valuable lesson in the importance of diversity in American culture.