NCTC Jazz Band
The NCTC Jazz Band performs a varied repertoire (including Big Band Swing, Dixieland and Contemporary Jazz) through concerts in the First State Bank Center for the Performing Arts. Band members come from throughout the North Texas region and take part in many performances including an annual appearance at the Denton Jazz Festival. The NCTC Jazz Band has performed at the Crescent City Jazz Festival in New Orleans and has recently been invited to perform at the Jazz Education Network Festival in Atlanta. For audition information, contact Marty Kobuck at (940) 668-3385. Competitive scholarships are available.
NCTC Wind Ensemble
The NCTC Wind Ensemble is a performance based group specializing in contemporary Wind Band literature. The ensemble’s main objective is to provide performance opportunities beyond the high school level for traditional college students. The band highlights the works of composers such as Ticheli, Holsinger, and Sheldon. The Wind Ensemble holds several concerts annually including a joint Christmas concert with The NCTC College Singers. Students interested in auditioning should contact Marty Kobuck at (940) 668-3385. Competitive scholarships are available.