There is no audition fee, but there will be a $600 registration/membership fee payable upon acceptance into the Wind Symphony, Concert Band, Jazz Ensemble, or Jazz Band.
Upon acceptance, there is a $450 registration/membership fee for Youth Band, Youth Jazz Band, and Honor Band.
(Upon acceptance, there is a $600 registration fee for participation in two ensembles -Youth Jazz Band and Honor Band/Youth Band.)
Students will be asked to perform a solo from the NYSSMA manual (or equivalent) and sight reading (no scales). Chromatic one octave scale suggested for Youth Band.
Only one audition appointment is required for each performing group, even if you are auditioning on multiple instruments (flute/piccolo, Bb/Eb clarinet, etc.). Auditions will be recorded for ensemble selection.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your audition email our Assistant Director at email@example.com. Be sure to include the name of the student auditioning, instrument, as well as date and time of the audition.
All auditions will take place at East Meadow High School:
101 Carman Avenue
East Meadow, NY 11554
Monday Evening Rehearsals (East Meadow High School):
Youth Jazz Band 5:00-6:30pm
Youth Band and Honor Band 7:00pm-8:30pm
Saturday Morning Rehearsals (East Meadow High School):
Concert Band & Jazz Band 9:00-11:30am
Wind Symphony & Jazz Ensemble 9:00-12:00pm