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