The SHHS Jazz Ensemble is an audition group skilled in the art of jazz and improvisation. They perform throughout the year at major festivals around Southern California, consistently placing high in their division. In April the Ensemble travels to Reno, Nevada where they compete at the Reno Jazz Festival, the largest jazz festival in the United States. In 2012 the Jazz Ensemble gave a very strong performance, placing 5th among some of the best jazz competitors from throughout the Western United States.

2015 Mt. San Antonio College Jazz Festival
– 1st Place Advanced Division
2015 Reno Jazz Festival
– 6th Place
2015 Western States Jazz Festival
– 3rd Place