Information for Current Students
2019 Instrumental Ensemble Information - click below for audition
For saxophone and euphonium, please contact the studio professor directly.
2019 JAZZ ENSEMBLES AUDITION INFORMATION
Jazz Audition Instructions (READ) - NOW POSTED!
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - Room 1717
Trombones (1:00 - 2:00)
Rhythm Section - Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drum Set (2:30 - 4:00)
Friday, August 9, 2019 - Room 1717
Saxophones (2:30 - 4:30)
JAZZ EXCERPTS BY INSTRUMENT
Attention! All big band excerpts are taken from Evol Deklaw Ni by Thad Jones and Madcap by Chuck Owen (guitar/piano only). Please listen to the streaming recording posted below to inform your audition preparation.
Evol Deklaw Ni (Thad Jones)
from "Thanks To Thad" recorded by the Monday Night Big Band in 1997
Madcap (Chuck Owen) - [guitar and piano only]
from "Madcap" released by the Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge in 2000
JAZZ IMPROVISATION AUDITION LITERATURE
Required for jazz combo placement only. Select one or more of the following tunes: