Fall 2013 classes begin Monday, August 26, and Wind Ensemble, Wind Symphony, Philharmonic, Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Lab Band, and University Jazz Band auditions are planned to take place (at the posted times) between Sunday August 25 and Wednesday August 28. More information and sign-up sheets will be posted near the Large Ensemble Office, MB 156.
Choral information is included within the Choral link, below
Students will have to sight read, play a jazz blues head and/or rhythm change head, and have the option of improvising.
Woodwind players will also need to bring their doubles if they have them.
Bass players will audition for Professor Kelly Sill on Wednesday and pianists for Professor Willie Pickens on Tuesday. They will sight read a melody or bass line as well as chord changes.
All drummers will audition for Professor Villanueva, demonstrating swing, Latin, and ballad styles. They will also have to sight-read as well.