Wind Symphony Auditions

Any student participating in the NWGHS Band Program is eligible to audition for the Wind Symphony
which will be the performing ensemble at the Kennedy Center Sousa Festival in Washington, D.C.
 
The Wind Symphony will rehearse one day a week after school starting in
December through the performance in March.
Auditions must be submitted via the Band App - through the Sousa Festival Page
Each audition must be sent to Mr. McMath via the Band App in a private chat - DO NOT post on the page
All students must include the following items in their video auditions:
Concert Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, and F Scales
( octave registration for each scale is based on your All-County Band requirements )
Snare must include your Rudimental solo
Each student will also perform the marked section of their All-County Band Solo
Please play on the portion marked  'Start' thru 'Stop'
If a repeat is within this section - do NOT play the repeat (just one time through)
Please click on the link below that corresponds to YOUR grade level and YOUR instrument for 2018
You will find a pdf copy of YOUR solo to be performed for the audition
Again - play ONLY the portion marked  'Start' thru 'Stop'
The final ensemble will be selected by October 2019 with payments starting in October as well
Middle School Flute                                               9 - 10 Flute                                                      11 - 12 Flute
Middle School Oboe                                               9 - 10 Oboe                                                      11 - 12 Clarinet
Middle School Bassoon                                        9 - 10 Clarinet                                                  11 - 12 Bass Clarinet
Middle School Clarinet                                          9 - 10 Bass Clarinet                                       11 - 12 Alto Sax
Middle School Bass Clarinet                                9 - 10 Alto Sax                                                11 -12 Tenor Sax
Middle School Alto Sax                                         9 - 10 Tenor Sax                                             11 - 12 Bari Sax
Middle School Tenor Sax                                      9 - 10 Bari Sax                                                 11 - 12 Trumpet
Middle School Bari Sax                                          9 - 10 Trumpet                                               11 - 12 Horn
Middle School Trumpet                                        9 - 10 Horn                                                       11 - 12 Trombone
Middle School Horn                                                9 - 10 Trombone                                            11 - 12 Baritone BC
Middle School Trombone                                     9 - 10 Baritone BC                                          11 - 12 Baritone TC
Middle School Baritone BC                                   9 -1 0 Baritone TC                                          11 - 12 Tuba
Middle School Baritone TC                                   9 - 10 Tuba                                                       11 - 12 Snare
Middle School Tuba                                                9 - 10 Snare                                                     11 - 12 Timpani
Middle School Snare                                               9 - 10 Timpani                                                11 - 12 Mallets
Middle School Timpani                                          9 - 10 Mallets
Middle School Mallets
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