All jazz ensemble auditions will take place at the beginning of fall semester, October 1-3 in the Sperati Band Room, except where otherwise noted. Sign-up sheets will be posted on the Jenson-Noble studio 163 bulletin board (Dr. Guzmán's office).
Jazz Band and Jazz Orchestra auditions will consist of prepared jazz excerpts, sight-reading, and improvisation on a jazz standard or blues tune of your choice. Excerpts are available for: Trumpet, Saxophone, Trombone, Bass Trombone, Guitar, Piano, Bass, and Drum-Set.
Below is the audition schedule:
Thursday, October 1
4:15-5:45 PM - Bass, Drums, Piano, Guitar
7:00-8:00 PM - Combined Rhythm Sections
Friday. October 2
11:00 AM-3:00 PM - Saxophones Round 1 - Jenson-Noble 195 (Prof. Hart’s Studio)
Saturday, October 3
9:00-11:00 AM - Saxophones Round 2
1:00-3:00 PM - Trumpets
3:30-5:30 PM - Trombones
Questions? Please contact Tony Guzmán, director of the jazz program.