Large Performance Ensemble Auditions

2019-2020 LARGE PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS

Auditions for the University of Alabama Large Performance Concert Ensembles (Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band and the Wind/Percussion sections of Huxford Symphony Orchestra) will be held on Monday, August 19 and Tuesday, August 20, 2019.

Students will be asked to prepare the assigned excerpts (bracketed areas only) to be performed for the evaluation panel. All auditions are performed behind a screen for the applied professor and the ensemble conductors. Results are posted shortly after all auditions have been completed.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR YOUR AUDITION

 

Large Concert Ensemble Audition Schedule and Excerpts 

Monday, August 19, 2019 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM
Trumpet
Horn
Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba

 

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM
Flute

Oboe
Clarinet
Bassoon
Saxophone
Percussion

 

Large Concert Ensemble Audition Excerpts
Flute/Piccolo
Oboe/Eng Horn
Clarinet
Bass Clarinet
Bassoon
Alto Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Bari Saxophone
Trumpet
Horn
Trombone
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Percussion

 


 

Jazz Ensemble and Combo Auditions

Auditions for the University of Alabama Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos will take place the same days as the Alabama Large Concert Ensembles (Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Concert Band) on Monday, August 19, 2019 and Tuesday, August 20, 2019 on the second floor of Moody School of Music in the Jazz Rehearsal Room (#201). Students will register for an audition using the link below. Those who have registered will schedule a time for their audition on the day listed below for their instrument outside of Room 201 the Jazz Rehearsal Room on the second floor of the Moody School of Music builiding.

Students are asked to prepare the assigned excerpts found below to be performed for the evaluation panel. Information about what else to prepare is found here: 2019 Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition Information

Results are posted shortly after all auditions have been completed outside of the Professor Kozak’s office room 212. Check the Jazz Studies website (www.jazz.music.ua.edu/) and University Bands website (www.bands.ua.edu) and as the semester gets closer for more information about the 2019-2020 Large Concert and Jazz Ensemble information.

 

2019 Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition
Registration Form

 

Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition Schedule and Excerpts

Monday, August 19, 2019 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM in the Jazz Rehearsal Room (#201)

1:00 PM – Saxophones/Woodwinds
2:30 PM – Rhythm Section (Guitar/Piano/Bass/Drum Set)

 

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM in the Jazz Rehearsal Room (#201) 

1:00 PM – Trumpet/Trombone/brass

 

Jazz Ensemble Audition Excerpts
Information Sheet for All Instruments
Alto Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Trumpet
Trombone
Bass
Piano/Guitar/Vibes
Drum Set