Spring Auditions (18-19)

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 1     3:30-6:00p
May 2     3:30-6:00p

* Flyer

*Please register for an audition time here*

Auditioning students should be prepared to play no later than 10 minutes before their audition time.


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

  1. Chromatic Scale (your full range)
  2. Two 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. Two of the ii – V – I scales (our choice, know scales through 4 sharps/4 flats)
    • *Drummers excluded from this point*
    • At least one octave from memory
  3. Etude Provided
  4. Improvise solo over changes (in F or Bb, your choice)
  5. DRUMMERS: you will be asked to demonstrated SWING, ROCK, FUNK, and BOSSA NOVA.

 

RESULTS: BBR Student Leadership “A-Team”

Congratulations and thank you to all students who applied for student leadership.
Here is our A-Team for #BBR18!

Drum Majors:
Marissa Edwards
Kristina Foltz
Brandon Saylor

Woodwind:
Flute – Morgan Cywinski
Saxophone – Dylan McGuire
Clarinet – Dylan Moreno

Brass:
Trumpet/Mellophone – Aubree Landau and Jaxon West
Tuba – Lane Miller

Guard:
Emma Anderson
Alyssa Terlaje

Percussion:
Nick MacGregor
Claire McCage