The “Flight of Sound” Jazz Ensemble is the music department’s premier performance ensemble. It is a highly select group of 5 saxophones, 5 trumpets, 4 trombones, piano, guitar, bass, drums and percussion with admission by audition only. The jazz ensemble plays five concerts per year, many school and community events and performs at the F.B.A. District Jazz Band Music Performance Assessment in February.
The “Flight of Sound” has represented Clermont Middle School at jazz festivals in numerous states across the Eastern and Southeastern United States including Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Tennessee, New York and Washington, D.C. The “Flight of Sound” was also featured on WKMG Channel 6’s 3rd Annual Sounds of the Season broadcast in December 2017.