Small Jazz Ensembles (Jazz Combo) Auditions, Fall 2015

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 2:30pm
Small jazz ensembles perform in Brechemin Auditorium.
Small jazz ensembles perform in Brechemin Auditorium.

The Small Jazz Ensembles provide a great opportunity for musicians to regularly rehearse, and perform jazz standards, originals, and covers with their fellow students.

Audition Date - Thursday 10/1/15
Time - 2:30 pm - 3:20 pm
Room - 35 (on the lowest floor of the Music Building)

 

Audition process

Students will be asked to perform preselected jazz standards, solo over chord changes, as well as sight read. Lead sheets will be available.  There are multiple combos created each quarter in which students are placed by faculty based on their audition performance. Lead sheets and charts will be provided for all players at the audition.

Jazz Workshop - MUSEN – 345
Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30 – 3:20*
* The group coached by Tom Collier will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3pm – 3:50pm unless otherwise indicated. 

Placement into ensembles will be posted on the bulletin board next to room 14 (Music Building) after auditions.

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