2019-2020 Class Placement Assessment Information

Audition Information

2018-2019 Percussion Audition Camp

 

When:

May 13-17 @ 4:00-6:00pm

Where:

EPHS Band Room

2018-2019 Color Guard Audition Camp

 

When:

May 13-17 @ 4:00-7:00pm

Where:

EPHS Band Room

Wind Spring Class Placement Assessment

Audition Requirements

Brass & Woodwind

  • Prepared Etude (see link above)

  • 1 octave major scales with arpeggio

    • You will be given 2 minutes to play as many as possible.​

  • Chromatic Scale.

Percussion Audition Camp (May 13-17)

  • Your audition will take place over the course of 5 days.

  • You must be present the entire time.

  • The audition material will come from the technique book that will be provided to you well before the audition camp.

  • Your progress over the 5-day audition camp will determine the best instrument for you to play during the fall marching band season.

  • All students play all instruments for concert season.

  • Upon acceptance into the percussion section, all marching band percussionists must be signed up for the percussion class (4th period) for the fall semester.

Color Guard Audition Camp (May 13-17)

  • Your audition will take place over the course of 5 days.

  • You must be present the entire time.

  • There is no prepared audition material.

  • Flag, rifle, saber, and body movement will be taught to everybody.

  • Specific equipment assignments will be ermined depending on staging of the show.  For example: you do not "make" the rifle line.  You make the color guard.

  • Your progress over the 5-day audition process will determine your acceptance into the ensemble.

  • Upon acceptance into the color guard, all guard members must be signed up for the color guard class (4th period) for the fall semester.