Students in the band playing on their flutes during a concert.

Wind Auditions

Wind Auditions

Auditions will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 from 6-9pm in the Couch building.  You may sign up for an audition time on the concert band bulletin board on the first floor of Couch. 


Auditions will consist of:


3 chromatically adjacent scales

Chromatic scale- full range

Prepared music

***No Sight Reading***


There are 3 prepared excerpts for each instrument. You only need to play excerpt #1 to audition for Concert Band.  In order to audition for Symphonic Band or Orchestra, you must play BOTH excerpt #2 and #3.  On each excerpt, you are expected to play the sections between the brackets. 


Rehearsal Times

Concert Band- Tuesday/Thursday - 3:00pm-4:15pm

Symphonic Band- Tuesday/Thursday - 4:30pm-5:45pm

Orchestra- Tuesday/Thursday - Noon-1:15pm

Chamber Orchestra- Tuesday/Thursday – 1:30-2:45pm


If you have any questions regarding Symphonic Band or Concert Band, please e-mail Professor Diden at


If you have any questions regarding Symphony Orchestra or Chamber Orchestra, please e-mail Dr. Ting at


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