Jazz at Pacific Lutheran University

Welcome to the PLU Jazz website! Here you find information about our jazz courses and ensembles, events and concert schedule, and more. PLU offers classes in jazz history, jazz theory, private instrumental lessons, as well as lessons in jazz composition and arranging. The jazz ensemble and combos provide students and audiences with the opportunity to experience jazz music both in its traditional form and in a variety of music styles, including Brazilian music.

Check the following link: PLU NW Honor Jazz Band, for the latest updates on the 5th Annual PLU Northwest Honor Jazz Band that will take place in 2020. Use the contact information to send us a message with your questions, comments, or information.

Cassio Vianna, Director of Jazz Studies

Performance Recordings

Enjoy these four recordings from the PLU Jazz Ensemble concert on March 12, 2019.