Spring Auditions (17-18)

Current and future members of the Basha Band program interested in participating in the Symphonic Band or Jazz 1 must audition for acceptance. The auditions are on:

May 8   4:00-5:30p
May 10   4:00-5:30p

There are no scheduled individual times. Interested students should come to the D-105 on the BHS campus (the band room).

* Flyer


Symphonic Band – you will be asked to play the following:

  1. Chromatic Scale (your full range)
  2. One of the 12 Major scales (our choice)
    • From memory
    • Your most comfortable range
  3. Etude provided
  4. A melodic sight reading

Jazz Band 1 – you will be asked to play the following:

  1. Chromatic Scale (your full range)
  2. One of the ii – V – I scales (our choice) – (not for Drummers)
    • One octave from memory
    • Either in A, C, Bb, or F
  3. Etude Provided
  4. Improv solo over changes
  5. DRUMMERS: you will be asked to demonstrated SWING, ROCK, FUNK, and BOSSA NOVA.

Treble Clef Instruments
Bass Clef Instruments
Concert Percussion

Jazz Rhythm Section

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