Spring 2022 Ensemble Auditions

Ensemble Auditions 


Contact Information

Audition Date, Time, Location

Audition Material


Dr. Nancy Schneeloch-Bingham



Sunday, January 9, 2022, 11:00am - 12:45pm, 
break from 11:50-12:10 -- Recital Hall
Dr. Schneeloch-Bingham at schneelochna@appstate.edu for information about the online audition.


Flute Material PDF


Dr. Alicia Chapman



Sunday, January 9, 2022, 11:00am - 12:45pmbreak from 11:50-12:10 -- room 322

Please communicate with Dr. Chapman with questions about the audition:  chapmanam@appstate.edu.

Oboe Material PDF



Dr. Jon Beebe



Sunday, January 9, 2022, 2:15pm - 4:00pm, break from 3:05-3:25 -- Rosen Concert Hall

Bassoon Material PDF


Dr. Soo Goh



Saturday, January 8, 2022, 12:00pm - 3:30pm, break from 1:05-1:15 -- Recital Hall

Clarinet Audition PDF
Sign-Up Sheet


Dr. Scott Kallestad



Sunday, January 9, 2022, 1:15pm-3:30pm, break from 2:05-2:25 -- Recital Hall

 Saxophone PDF 
Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)


Dr. James Stokes



Saturday, January 8, 2022, 12:45pm - 3:00pm, break from 1:35-1:55 -- Rosen
For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Stokes (stokesjm@appstate.edu).

Trumpet PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)


Dr. Dakota Corbliss



Saturday, January 8, 2022, 3:30pm - 5:45pm, break from 4:20-4:30 -- Rosen
For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Dakota Corbliss. (corblissdc@appstate.edu)

Horn Material PDF



Dr. Joe Brown



Sunday, January 9, 2022, 11:00am - 1:15pm, break from 11:50-12:10 -- Rosen 
For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Joe Brown. (brownja9@appstate.edu)

Trombone PDF

 Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Euphonium and Tuba

Beth Wiese



Saturday, January 8, 2022, 10:00am - 12:15pm, break from 10:50-11:10 -- Rosen
For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Beth Wiese. (wieseba@appstate.edu)

Tuba PDF

Euphonium PDF


Dr. Robert Falvo



Saturday, January 8, 2022, 10:00am - 12:15pm,  break from 10:50-11:10 -- Rosen

Percussion PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)


Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Strings

Spring 2022: Each string musician should find the information for his/her own instrument regarding date, time and repertoire list to be prepared. PDFs are included below with specific musical selections to be learned. Prepare and perform the indicated passages.

If a string player wishes to audition and does not know the specific string professor to contact, please email the enquiry to:
Dr. Eric Koontz,
Coordinator of the String Area


University Singers and Chamber Singers

For more information contact Dr. Steve Hopkins hopkinssm@appstate.edu or 828-262-6450.

Auditions for University Singers and Chamber Singers for Spring 2022 will be held at the following times:

Saturday, January 8, 2022
from 2:00-4:00 pm.
Sunday, January 9, 2022 from 2:00-4:00 pm.

  • Audition times are now available and can be accessed using the procedure outlined below.

To schedule an audition:

  • Complete a Choral Audition Information Form at least 24 hours before you want to audition.
  • Once you have completed the form, the link to the sign-up page will will appear in the "confirmation" message and it will be emailed to you as well.
  • The form and sign-up sheet don't seem to work well with a phone, so please use a computer.

The audition will consist of:

  • Vocalization – assessing what voice part you sing and listening for the tone quality of your voice
  • Tonal Memory – singing back short melodies played on the piano
  • Sight Singing – singing at sight short unaccompanied melodies 

Auditions will be held in room 214 of the Broyhill Music Center.

Audition results can be found here.

Jazz Combo Audition

Sunday January 9th from 1-2:30 - Requirements MUS 1107 Sec. 101 and 102   - PDF Audution Material

Contact:  Dr. Adam Booker, bookeras1@appstate.edu

Jazz Instrumental

For more information contact Mr. Todd Wright at wrighttt@appstate.edu or 828-262-4964.

Audition Schedule for Jazz Ensemble:   Audition Material  (PDF)

  • Saturday January 8  - 11:00am   Saxophones Rm. 418
  • Saturday January 8  - 12:30pm   Piano, Bass, Guitar Rm. 418
  • Sunday January 9 - 11:00am  Trombones  Rm. 418
  • Sunday January 9 - 12:30pm  Trumpets  Rm. 418
  • Monday January 10 - 12:00pm  Drums with Ensemble  Rm. 119


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