Western Oregon Latin Jazz Ensemble

The Western Oregon Latin Jazz Ensemble is dedicated to music of the African Diaspora in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. Recent performances have featured the music of Tito Puente, Poncho Sanches, Mongo Santamaria, and Ray Barretto.

Director: Dr. Keith Karns

karnsk@wou.edu   |   503-838-8275

Rehearsal Schedule

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00-4:50 pm

Audition Policy

Auditions are held during New Student Week, during the first week of each term, and by appointment with the director.



Music Department

503-838-8275 | or e-mail: music@wou.edu | Location: Smith Hall