ALL DISTRICT BAND AUDITIONS2018There will be auditions for the District 16 Middle School Band on Saturday, January 6, at Stone Bridge High School. Interested students register with their band director in November, and come to mandatory coaching sessions in December. Audition requirements are a prepared etude, and a memorized scale or rudiment sheet. If you are selected for the band, rehearsals will be February 1, 2, and 3, with the concert on the afternoon of the 3rd at John Champe HS.INSTRUMENTATION FOR DISTRICT MIDDLE SCHOOL BANDPiccolo - 1Flute - 10Oboe - 4Bassoon - 4Clarinet - 24Bass Clarinet - 4Contra-Alto Clarinet - 2Alto Sax - 6Tenor Sax - 2Bari Sax - 1Trumpet - 12French Horn - 8Trombone - 9Baritone - 5Tuba - 6Snare - 5Mallet - 2Timpani - 1J. L. SIMPSON MIDDLE SCHOOLTENTATIVE ITINERARY FORDISTRICT MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND AUDITIONS
SATURDAY, JANUARY 6, 2018
Parents provide transportation to and from JSBS for auditions. Students will be registering and auditioning at different times during the day.8:00 a.m. - SBHS DOORS OPEN for Block A auditions
8:00 a.m. – DISTRICT MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND
AUDITION REGISTRATION BEGINS
9:00 a.m. AUDITIONS BEGIN Students will be given a specific block of time for their audition.
APPROX. 3:00 p.m. - AUDITIONS ENDThese are the dates for the District Band Audition coaching sessions.Check the EVENT listing for your particular grade and instrument.Coaching sessions are from 3:30-4:25.
DATE EVENT LOCATION TIME Nov. 27 District Band Audition Prep -- Woodwinds band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Nov. 29 District audition prep - Brass & Bassoon band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Nov. 30 District band audition prep - Percussion band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Dec. 12 District Band Audition Prep -- Woodwinds band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Dec. 13 District audition prep - Brass & Bassoon band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Dec. 14 District band audition prep - Percussion band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Jan. 2 Mock Auditions band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Jan. 3 Mock Auditions band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Jan. 4 Mock Auditions band room 3:45-4:45 p.m. Jan. 6 District Band Auditions Stone Bridge HS All Day Jan. 13 District Band Audition snow date Stone Bridge HS All Day Feb. 1 District Band Rehearsal John Champe HS 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Feb. 2 District Band Rehearsal John Champe HS 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Feb. 3 District Band Rehearsal & Performance John Champe HS 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.