The One O’clock Jazz Band is an audition-only ensemble that represents the strongest music students in the area of Jazz. The group consists of both music majors and majors from other departments on MSU’s campus. The band rehearses Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:40– 2:55PM. One O’clock Jazz perform the highest caliber of Jazz Music and is directed by Ryan Matzinger.



Sign up for 2018-2019 One O'clock Jazz Band Auditions here:

Jazz Band Audition Sign-Ups

You will be asked to play a prepared piece of your choice, solo over 12 bar blues and sight-read.  If you have any questions, please contact Professor Matzinger.

Contact the Instructor

Faculty Member

Ryan Matzinger


Click herev to see Ryan's bio.