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.
Wind/Brass/Percussion Unified Ensemble Auditions
Read about the types of auditions below. Audition music and schedules are found on the Auditions page.
Students auditioning in Woodwind, Brass, Percussion Unified Ensemble Auditions will be considered for all major ensembles: Wind Symphony, Symphonic Winds, Symphonic Band, and Symphony Orchestra. All students regardless of major are welcome to audition for all major ensembles. All students participating in Unified Ensemble Auditions are required to prepare all provided excerpts. Music majors are required to participate in the Unified Ensemble Auditions.
Symphonic Band: T/Th; 4-5:50 p.m. (2 concerts); MUS 181A07/281A07/481A07
Alternately, students who are not music majors and are looking for a slightly lighter time commitment may audition for Symphonic Band ONLY. These excerpts will be on a separate list of excerpts titled “SYMPHONIC BAND ONLY.” Music Majors are not permitted to use this audition option.
University Band: W; 7-9:50 p.m. (1-2 concerts); MUS 181A03/281A03/481A03
Please contact Dr. Marinello with any issues or questions.