2019 AUDITION INFORMATION

Monday, May 13 4:30-9:00pm

Thursday, May 16 4:30-9:00pm

Friday, May 17 4:30-9:00pm

Auditions will be held in the Orchestra Room (257) of Glendale High School, 2727 S Ingram Mill Rd, Springfield MO 65804

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DIRECTORS

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ANDY JOHNSTON

DIRECTOR

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TROY CRONKHITE

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

PERFORMANCE SEASON: September-May

REHEARSALS: Mondays from 6:30-9:00pm

PLACE: Glendale High School Band Room (2727 S Ingram Mill Rd, Springfield MO 65804)

ACCEPTANCE: Audition only

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

STRINGS

  • Major scales through 4 sharps and 5 flats, 3 octaves required for vln, vla, vc; 2 octaves for bass.
  • A solo or etude approximately 1-2 minutes.
  • Sightreading

WOODWINDS | BRASS | PERCUSSION

  • Major scales through 4 flats and 4 sharps (all woodwind, brass, and mallet percussion)
  • Chromatic scale covering the full range of the instrument (all woodwind, brass, and mallet percussion)
  • A solo or etude approximately 1-2 minutes
  • Sightreading

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Student must be enrolled in his or her own school orchestra or band (respectively by instrument) if offered.
  • Student must take private lessons from a qualified teacher.
  • Student must be in grade 9-12 and 14 years of age.
  • Any student not attending a Springfield Public School or not living inside the Springfield city limits will pay tuition of $125.00 due at the first rehearsal.
  • In the years that a trip is planned, all members are required to participate.  Failure to agree to participate in a trip will result in dismissal from the group.

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