Concert, athletic and jazz bands are open to any Illinois State student wishing to participate. You do not have to be a music major to perform, though some require an audition.
Performances of the Illinois State University bands are open to the Illinois State University community and the public. Tickets are available at the Center for Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office or football tickets are available at GoRedbirds.com.
These ensembles do not require an audition. Everyone is welcome! Participating students will be given parts based on skill level.
Auditions are required for Percussion, Colorguard, Dance Team, Twirlers. Details can be found here.
Information on how to join Jazz Ensembles can be found on the Jazz Bands homepage.
Concert band, chamber winds and orchestra auditions for wind, brass & percussion:
Thursday, August 18, 2016
|1:00 -3:00 PM||Clarinet||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. David Gresham: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|3:00 - 5:00 PM||Trumpet||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. Amy Gilreath: email@example.com|
|5:00 - 6:30 PM||Trombone||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. Mark Babbitt: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Friday, August 19, 2016
|12:30-3:00 PM||Percussion||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. David Collier: email@example.com; Dr. Ben Stiers: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|4:00 - 5:00 PM||Euphonium||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. Andy Rummel: email@example.com|
|5:00 - 7:00 PM||Tuba||Kemp Recital Hall - Backstage||Dr. Andy Rummel: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Sunday, August 21, 2016
|12:30- 2:00 PM||Horn||Kemp Recital Hall, CE||Prof. Lauren Hunt: email@example.com|
|2:00 - 3:00 PM||Saxophone||Kemp Recital Hall, CE||Dr. Paul Nolen: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|3:00 - 5:00 PM||Flute||Kemp Recital Hall, CE||Dr. Kim Risinger: email@example.com|
|5:00 - 6:00 PM||Bassoon||Kemp Recital Hall, CE||Prof. Michael Dicker: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|6:00 PM - 7:00 PM||Oboe||Kemp Recital Hall, CE||Prof. Judith Dicker: email@example.com|