SPRING 2019 AUDITIONS:

Now Posted: Spring 2019 Audition Results

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1/11/19 Results NOW POSTED for Make Up and Symphonic Band call back auditions:  RESULTS

 

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Make Up Auditions AND Symphonic Band Auditions for Spring JAN. 11, 2019

  • The auditions on January 11th are for anyone who missed the spring auditions in December or for anyone called back for a Symphonic Band audition by Prof. Fisher (you know who you are).  
  • See below for specific information the Make up auditions and the specific information for the Symphonic Band auditions. Also, please make sure you have an updated Audition Information Form submitted (Dec. 1 or newer).
  • Sign up link is below audition materials.  There will only be one sign up list for all instruments and audition types. 

MAKE UP AUDITION INFO

Audition Materials for MAKE UP auditions you will use the excerpts from the auditions held in December for spring auditions:

 You will be asked to play this in addition to one minute excerpt(s) of your choice from your jury piece.  If you did not participate in juries for the fall semester prepare a one minute excerpt of your choice. Please select your excerpt BEFORE you enter the audition room.

 

SYMPHONIC BAND AUDITIONS- Only for those who have been contacted by Prof. Fisher will use these audition materials

 

SIGN UPS

Click here for AUDITION SIGN UP LINK
Make sure to include your instrument and audition type (make up or SB call back).

 

 





step1

Complete and Submit the Audition Information Form  2019 Audition Information Form

  • Fill out the ENTIRE form (if an item does not apply to you, simply enter “N/A”).
  • Applied teacher: If you have not been assigned an applied teacher, please refer to list below and use the faculty listed for your instrument.
  • Note: Your student ID is the 8-digit number assigned to you by UNT, NOT your username (combination of letters and numbers).
 
step2Enroll in the Holding Section (labeled as “Wind Symphony” or "Large Ensemble: Band" in the Course Catalog)
  • For Undergraduate students, this course is MULB 1806.520
  • For Graduate students, this course is MULB 5173.520.
What’s this for?
This ensures that you are registered for an ensemble. Once auditions are completed WE will move you to your specific assigned ensemble (Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Brass Band, Concert Band, or University Band), which will show up on your schedule in MyUNT within 2 weeks of auditions. If you are placed in an Orchestra, we will take you out of the class so you can register for either Symphony or Concert Orchestr
 
step3Sign up for your Spring 2019 Audition Time
There is only 1 round for the spring auditions. You will perform a portion of the jury piece you have already prepared plus a short excerpt from a piece to be performed in the spring.
 
Spring 2019 Audition Signups **MAKE SURE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED AN AUDITION INFO FORM BEFORE YOU SIGNUP FOR A SLOT!!!**
 
*Wind players should prepare one minute excerpt(s) from your jury selection, in addition to the excerpts provided from Schoenberg's Theme and Variations posted below. (If you did not participate in juries you need to prepare a one minute excerpt of your choice.)
*Percussion students will perform sight reading and excerpt(s)/solo of your choice on only one instrument.
 

EXCERPTS:

► Be sure to download and print the required excerpts for your instrument. You will be asked to play this in addition to one minute excerpt(s) of your choice from your jury piece.  Please select your jury excerpt BEFORE you enter the audition room.

 

step4Determine your Ensemble Assignment

  • After your audition, your ensemble assignment will be posted on the Wind Studies website – make sure you know your ensemble’s rehearsal schedule!
  • Note: All Wind Studies ensembles WILL rehearse during the first week of classes

 

                                Audition Results will be posted at the top of the page for each instrument once they are finalized.

 

 

 
Wind Studies Ensemble Rehearsal Schedule:
Wind Symphony: Tuesday/Thursday 1:15-4:05 pm (Murchison)
Symphonic Band: Tuesday/Thursday 12:30-3:15 pm (Murchison)
Wind Ensemble: Tuesday/Thursday 3:30-6:15 pm (Murchison)
Brass Band: Monday/Wednesday 2:15-4:05 pm (MU232)
Concert Band: Monday/Wednesday 1:15-3:15 pm (Murchison)
University Band: Monday/Wednesday 3:30-6:00 pm (Murchison)