Auditions

Big Band Auditions: Held every August. Watch bulletin board for date, requirements, and audition materials.

Jazz Combo Auditions: Held every August. Perform a prepared piece with improvisation such as Autumn Leaves or Blue Bossa or a 12-bar blues.

Piano:

1) "A" and "B" rootless formula voicings for ii-V-I and iiø-V-i in all keys.
2) Left-hand guide tone voicings with right-hand improvisation on 12-bar blues.

Bass:

1) 12-bar blues with walking bass lines.

Drums:

1) Swing
2) Broken Swing
3) Brushes: Swing
4) Bossa Nova
5) Samba
6) Afro-Cuban