The Walsh Jesuit High School Jazz Ensemble is a group of talented musicians selected through an annual audition process. Under the direction of Mr. 大卫 银行, this credited class learns about jazz performance concepts and plays an entertaining range of classic jazz and big band mixed with current hits and modern classics. The group performs at the Winter & Spring Band Concerts and the Reaching for the Stars Gala and Student Showcase. It also travels off-site as a 188bet体育 ambassador 至 elementary schools and other venues throughout the region.
The 188bet体育 String Orchestra is a unique facet of the performing arts program. Including strings from viola to cello to bass, this group allows students to continue their work on strings, while offering the opportunity to hear the different voices combined as a whole. The 弦乐队 participates in a variety of events, including the Winter & Spring Band Concerts, the Akron Tree Festival and WJHS Baccalaureate Mass 至 name a few.
The Chamber Choir provides vocal music for all Masses and other spiritual services and events throughout the school year. In addition, 至 liturgical music, the 室内合唱团 is a competitive choral group, performing at OMEA Solo & Ensemble contests and National Festival competitions.
A subset of the Chamber Choir, this audition-only small group specializes in acapella singing, with a repertoire of traditional madrigals, sacred music of the Renaissance, Christmas carols, as well as folk, pop and jazz tunes. They perform in the same venues as the 室内合唱团, including OMEA Solo & Ensemble and National Festival settings. They often are asked 至 perform for special events where a small strolling group is needed and specific material is requested.