Jazz Ensemble

Derek Cannon with Students


The Grossmont College Jazz Ensemble is a long standing tradition in the music department. Comprised of trumpets, trombones, saxophones, rhythm section and vocalists, this ensemble focuses on the varied composers of the big band genre, including Duke Ellington, Count Basie and other modern composers. The ensemble performs regularly throughout San Diego County at public and private concerts. Contact director and Music Department Chair, Derek Cannon to learn more about the Jazz Ensemble and the Jazz Studies program.

Derek Cannon



Jazz Ensemble Auditions