65 Member Orchestra in Sunrise, Florida
FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble
FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble was founded and directed by Dr. Lisanne Lyons in 2014. This new and exciting ensemble was created as a part of the new jazz vocal degree offering. Students who participate are music majors in Music Business, Music Education, and Jazz Performance. The group explores jazz vocal music ranging from New York Voices, MPact, Singer’s Unlimited, Groove for Thought, to contemporary works by prominent arrangers. The FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble performs regularly around South Florida. Alumni of the program and currently, students are enjoying active performing careers, participating in various jazz festivals and venues locally and nationally.