Q4 Chair Audition Information

Chair auditions for concert band will be held from Monday, April 3 – Friday, April 7.  The auditions will determine your seat concert band seating assignment for the upcoming quarter.

Each student will be required to perform selections from the music listed below in addition to the scales listed below. Each student will be evaluated on a scale of 1-10 in each musical element, where 1 is the lowest score and 10 is the highest score. The musical elements to be evaluated are: Technique, Tone, Interpretation, Rhythm, Intonation, Dynamics, and Articulation. Scales will be evaluated on: Notes, Rhythm, and Fingerings (Each scale will be out of a total of 10 points). All auditions will be recorded for the accuracy and educational purposes.

Each student will receive a time to come to room 110 for his or her audition. If you are unable to make the scheduled time please speak with Mr. Zettlemoyer and a new time will be assigned.   If you miss the second scheduled time you will have to come after school for your audition.

BAND CHAIR AUDITIONS

AUDITION SCHEDULE

FLUTE – G Major scale, B-flat Major scale, E-flat Major scale

1812 Overture

Flute 1 pg1, pg 2, pg 3

Flute 2 pg1 , pg 2, pg 3

CLARINET – G Major scale, C Major scale, F Major scale

1812 Overture

Clt 1, pg 2, pg 3

Clt 2, pg 2, pg 3

Clt 3, pg 2, pg 3

ALTO SAX – G Major scale, B-flat Major scale, E-flat Major scale

1812 Overture

Alto 1, pg2, pg3

Alto 2, pg2, pg3

FRENCH HORN – D Major scale, F Major scale, B-flat Major scale

1812 Overture

Horn 1, pg 2, pg 3

Horn 2, pg 2, pg 3

TRUMPET – G Major scale, C Major scale, F Major scale

1812 Overture

Tpt 1 pg 1 / Tpt 1 pg 2 / TPT1 pg 3

Tpt 2 pg 1/ Tpt 2 Pg 2 / TPT2 pg 3

Tpt 3 pg1 / Tpt 3 pg 2 / TPT3 pg 3

TROMBONE – G Major scale, B-flat Major scale, E-flat Major scale

1812 Overture

Tbn 1, pg 2

Tbn 2, pg 2

Tbn 3, pg 2

BARITONE – G Major scale, B-flat Major scale, E-flat Major scale

Colonel Bogey Baritone part

TUBA – G Major scale, B-flat Major scale, E-flat Major scale

1812 Overture Pg1, pg2

PERCUSSION –

Royal Regiment pg 1, pg 2

Alien Marching Machine

Blue Tango

Dry Bones

Colonel Bogey

 

 

 

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