• ALL DISTRICT BAND AUDITIONS

    2018

     

    There 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 BAND
    Piccolo - 1 
    Flute - 10
    Oboe - 4
    Bassoon - 4
    Clarinet - 24
    Bass Clarinet - 4
    Contra-Alto Clarinet - 2
    Alto Sax - 6
    Tenor Sax - 2
    Bari Sax - 1
    Trumpet - 12
    French Horn - 8
    Trombone - 9
    Baritone - 5
    Tuba - 6
    Snare - 5
    Mallet - 2
    Timpani - 1
     
    J. L. SIMPSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
    TENTATIVE ITINERARY FOR
    DISTRICT 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 END

     

     
    These 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.
       


Last Modified on August 29, 2017