Jazz Band

The Jazz Band performs arrangements and head charts in many styles, including the Basie and Ellington traditions, Latin, and jazz-rock.

The jazz band performing on stage

Performances take place in Kent Recital Hall and Weston Auditorium and in the Campus and Recreation Centers for Admissions Open Houses. The Jazz Band also performs in the surrounding community in venues such as the Fitchburg Public Library, the Fitchburg Art Museum, and the Fitchburg Senior Center.

The Jazz Band is conducted by Dr. Amy McGlothlin (email: amcgloth@fitchburgstate.edu or call 978.665.3513).

To Register

Please contact the Registrar's Office to enroll in Instrumental Arts: Jazz Band (MUSC 2400). Registration is open to Fitchburg State students.

The jazz band performing on stage

Jazz Band Performances


Cancelled: Music Mega Mix
Monday, March 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm in Weston Auditorium

Spring Jazz Performance
Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 in Kent Recital Hall
Free and Open to the Public


Music Mega-Mix
A Showcase of Fitchburg State's Music Ensembles featuring Concert Band, Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Band, Concert Choir, and Chamber Choir
Monday, October 21st, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Weston Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public

Winter Jazz Performance 
Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in Kent Recital Hall.
Free and Open to the Public

Complete list of past performances (PDF)
Find performance clips on our YouTube channel.


Humanities YouTube