The Southern Mississippi Saxophone Studio boasts over 30 members seeking degrees varying from Music Education to Political Science. The Saxophone Studio is also home to the renowned Sax-Chamber Orchestra, multiple quartets, and other ensembles. Students have performed at Mississippi MTNA, the North American Saxophone Alliance, the World Saxophone Congress, and the Navy Saxophone Symposium. Recent graduates have gone on to become music teachers, professional performers, and more.
Studio opportunities for saxophone students include positions in the various bands and the symphony orchestra (as needed), and various jazz ensembles. Chamber music ensembles include various quartets and the Sax-Chamber Orchestra. Memberships are determined by audition.