Jazz Combo, Wind Ensemble and Chamber Orchestra Audition Information Webpage

This page is dedicated to all information surrounding the audition process for our top audition instrumental groups. These auditions have traditionally been held in April during the week of school following Spring break. Signups for time slots will be be posted for in and out of class time slots during the week just before Spring break.

Winds - What you need

1 scale (other than concert Bb)

No more than 2 minutes of a prepared piece.

Solo/concerto works or etudes are preferred for Wind Ensemble.

Jazz is not required for the combo audition, but it is recommended.

Strings

1 scale (other than concert A)

No more than 2 minutes of a prepared piece. Solo/concerto works are highly recommended.

Drums (Jazz)

We require that you be able to show us at least three different styles. Typically students have chosen from the following styles:

Percussion (Wind Ensemble)

Please download the following and be able to play two of the three instruments provided.

Snare audition music - click here to download

Timpani audition music - click here to download

Mallet audition music - click here to download