The "Jazz rats"
The "Jazz Rats" are an extracurricular ensemble made up of brass, woodwinds, and a rhythm section (guitar, piano, bass, and drum-set). The band focuses on the various styles of jazz, R & B, swing, rock, fusion, etc. Time is also spent in the development and implementing of improvisation skills, along with the basic knowledge of music theory. The Jazz Rats are a featured band at community events, as well as Winter and Spring concerts.