Rhythm & Roots Ensemble

The Rhythm & Roots Ensemble for Spring 2022 will explore rhythm and blues of the early to mid-1950s. This period of music features performers such as Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Ruth Brown, and Lavern Baker: search for the “’50s Rhythm and Blues” playlist on Spotify for more examples of this exciting saxophone and piano-driven music. If you sing, play saxophone, trumpet, or trombone, we encouraged you to audition.

Rehearsals (starting Friday, January 28)

  • Fridays, 1-4pm, in the Launders Underground (NC 001)

Performance Date

  • Friday, April 8, at 8pm in the Launders Underground


Please contact director Fritz Schenker if you would like to audition or if you have any questions.