This ensemble will have a focus on developing a large and diverse repertoire that can be performed at a wide variety of venues. Members of this ensemble will act as ambassadors for the New Horizons Program, demonstrating the joy created by music making and music sharing. Participants in this musically demanding ensemble will be invited to audition. Ability to adapt to a variety of music styles as well as instrumentation will be a factor for membership in this group. The focus is jazz ensemble; arranged music, improvisation, learning songs by ear and from a lead sheet will all be a part of this program. Instrumentation will consist of up to 4 rhythm section, 3 saxophones and 3 brass players.