Wind Symphony/Orchestra - Audition Information
Auditions for Orchestra and Wind Symphony for fall semester 2013 will take place on Sunday, August 25 in CAC155 in the River Campus. Auditions will be behind a screen and suggested times are listed below. If you have a scheduling problem with the assigned times, please contact Dr. Martin Reynolds via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by his office phone (573-651-2334).
|Flute - 1:00 pm||Flute excerpts 2013|
|Oboe - 1:45 pm||Oboe excerpts 2013|
|Bb Clarinet - 2:15 pm||Clarinet excerpts 2013|
|Low Clarinets - 3:00 pm||Bass Clarinet excerpts 2013|
|Saxophone - 3:15 pm||Sax excerpts 2013|
|Bassoon - 3:45 pm||Bassoon excerpts 2013|
|Trumpet - 4:00 pm||Trumpet excerpts 2013|
|French Horn - 4:45 pm||Horn excerpts 2013|
|Tenor Trombone - 5:15 pm||Tenor Trombone excerpts 2013|
|Bass Trombone - 5:45 pm||Bass Trombone excerpts 2013|
|Euphonium - 6:00 pm|
|Tuba - 6:30 pm||Tuba excerpts 2013|
|Percussion - 7 pm||Percussion excerpts 2013|
Strings (violin, viola, cello, and string bass) will audition for the Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra on Monday, August 26, 6:30 — 8:45 pm; Tuesday, August 27, 4:00 pm — 5:15 pm. Students can sign up with the room monitor in advance of the audition on each day. Excerpts are attached below (as pdf files). If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Sara Edgerton at email@example.com
University Choir/Chamber Choir - Audition Information
Auditions for University Choir and Chamber Choir for 2013-14 will take place on Sunday, August 25 from 1-6pm; Monday, August 26 from 12:30pm-2pm; and Tuesday, August 27 from 12:30pm-2pm. Please sign up for a 10 minute audition slot outside the Music Department office at the River Campus.
Your audition will consist of: 1) prepared piece of your choosing (accompanist will be provided), 2) vocalizing to check range, 3) sightreading and 4) tonal memory. If you have any questions or concerts, please contact Dr. Peter J. Durow (firstname.lastname@example.org) by email or phone (573) 651-2342.
Jazz Ensemble Audition Information
Auditions for Studio Jazz Ensemble for 2013-14 will take place on Tuesday August 27 from 2:30pm until 4pm in CAC155 at the River Campus. Auditions will consist of the preparation and performance of the excerpts posted below plus a short sightreading excerpt. No sign-up is needed, and all auditions will be behind a screen. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Dr. Robert Conger (email@example.com) by email or phone (573-651-2398).
Jazz wind excerpts are from "Donna Lieb" by Matt Catingub
Jazz drum excerpt is from "A Little Minor Booze" by Willie Maiden
NOTE: Jazz Lab Band will NOT audition. The JLB will hold its first rehearsal on Wednesday, Aug 28 at 2:30pm in CAC155. All interested players are urged to attend and sign up for credit! Yes, Golden Eagle members may indeed participate!