Ensemble Auditions and Placement for New Students

Please Note: All dates and times are subject to change.  Check the New Student Schedule when you arrive.

For more information about each ensemble, click here. See Ensemble Audition Information for each ensemble's specific audition requirements.

A link for audition signups will appear here in late August. This link includes audition signups for all ensembles listed below (unless otherwise noted) and placement auditions for private string and piano instruction. 

Choral Ensembles and Private Voice Lesson Auditions - Weitz M215


Orchestra and Symphony Band Auditions

For Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion:
          Saturday, Sept. 9, 12:00 pm-4:00 pm, Weitz M126

For Strings Only (Orchestra and Private Lessons):
     Sunday, Sept. 10, 12:00-4:00 pm, Weitz 114

For Symphony Band Only:
     Sunday, Sept. 10, 1:00-4:00 pm, Weitz M126

Only one audition for placement consideration is required for both ensembles. 

Jazz Ensemble Auditions

     Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6:30-8:30 pm, Weitz M027

West African Drum Ensemble

     Monday, Sept. 11, 5:30-6:30 pm, Weitz M027

Auditions occur during the first class meeting. No sign-up necessary.

Chinese Music Ensemble

No Auditions Necessary.  Information meeting/Q&A will be held on Thursday Sept. 7, 4:00-5:00 pm and Friday, Sept. 8, 4:00-5:00 pm in Weitz 108. 

Chamber Music Placement

     Wednesday, Sept. 13, 5:00-5:30 pm, Weitz M027

Mandatory informational meeting for those currently registered for Chamber Music, and for anyone interested in registering this Fall or at any time in the future. Information will be given about how to form groups, find additional players, get a faculty coach, arrange rehearsals and be part of the numerous chamber music performances on and off campus.