VOCAL JAZZ: The Jazz-Hawks, are an extra-curricular ensemble which meets twice a week to further their experience in ensemble and solo singing. To be a member of this ensemble requires current registration in the mixed choir. Members must pass a second set of auditions. This ensemble explores the use of the voice as it relates to the performance of the vocal jazz medium. As a traveling ensemble, the River-Hawk Vocal Jazz ensemble travels throughout the state of California for major jazz festivals and clinics.