Auditions

2013-2014 VSU Jazz Auditions

Jazz Ensemble, New Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combosjazz

Monday, August 12 (Band Room)

2:00PM: RHYTHM SECTION AUDITIONS (for Jazz Ensembles & Combos) 
Auditions will consist of the playing the Prepared Pieces as a complete rhythm section

2:30PM: JAZZ COMBO AUDITIONS (for All Instruments, including Rhythm) 
Auditions will consist of playing the melody and improvising on Au Privave (F blues, letter A in the Prepared Pieces)

Tuesday, August 13 (Band Room)

11:00AM: SAXOPHONE, TRUMPET and TROMBONE AUDITIONS (for Jazz Ensembles) 
Auditions will consist of the Prepared Pieces (available below)

Prepared Pieces

All students will be required to play Prepared Pieces as part of their audition.
The Prepared Pieces can be downloaded and printed here (use Adobe Acrobat):