Wind Ensemble | Wind Symphony | Symphony Band
Each audition will last approximately five minutes. Students are required to perform a set of excerpts that will allow you to demonstrate both the sensitive and technical strengths of your playing.
Audition signups will take place online. Please be sure to complete the online signup prior to the week of auditions. Visit the Ensemble Auditions page of the Butler School of Music website for additional information.
Fall 2017 Audition Information Now Available
For the Fall 2017 semester, auditions will take place for Rotation (Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony, New Music Ensemble) and Symphony Band. All ensemble auditions will take place in Bates Recital Hall. Information regarding Registration, Audition Excerpts, and the Audition Schedule can be found below.
Please contact Tiffany Galus (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any issues or questions.
Note: You must register for an audition prior to Sunday, August 27th.
Note: 30 minutes prior to the start of your instrument’s audition time slot, please go to the check-in table outside of Bates Recital Hall to sign-up for an audition time. (i.e. If you are a horn player, go to the check-in table at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday to sign-up for an audition time).
Tuesday, August 29
Horn: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Harp: 5:00-5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 30 (1st Day of Classes)
Bassoon 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Flute 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Trombone: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Symphony Band: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 31
Oboe: 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Saxophone: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Clarinet: 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Symphony Band: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 1
Trumpets: 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Tuba/Euphonium: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.