Fall 2020 Ensemble Auditions

Ensemble Auditions 

Instrument 

Contact Information

Audition Date, Time, Location

Audition Material

Flute

Dr. Nancy Schneeloch-Bingham

schneelochna@appstate.edu

828-262-6447 

Sunday, August 16,
3:30pm - 5:30pm, Recital Hall 

 

Flute Material PDF

Oboe

Dr. Alicia Chapman

chapmanam@appstate.edu

828-262-4898

Saturday, August 15,
11:00am - 12:30pm, Recital Hall  

Oboe Material PDF

 

Bassoon

Dr. Jon Beebe

beebejp@appstate.edu

828-262-6460

Sunday, August 16,
11:00am - 12:30pm, Recital Hall

Bassoon Material PDF

Clarinet

Dr. Soo Goh

gohsk@appstate.edu

828-262-6134

Sunday, August 16, 
1:00pm - 3:00pm, Recital Hall

Clarinet and Bass Clarinet PDF

Saxophone

Dr. Scott Kallestad

kallestadsd@appstate.edu

828-262-8025 

Saturday, August 15, 
1:00pm - 3:00pm, Recital Hall

 Saxophone PDF 

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Trumpet

Dr. James Stokes

stokesjm@appstate.edu

828-262-8595

Sunday, August 16,
12:30am - 2:30pm, Rosen Concert Hall

Trumpet PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Horn

Dr. Karen Robertson

robrtsnkl@appstate.edu

828-262-6456

Saturday, August 15,
3:00pm - 5:00pm, Rosen Concert Hall

Horn PDF

 

Trombone

Dr. Joe Brown

 brownja9@appstate.edu

828-262-6468 

Saturday, August 15,
12:30pm - 2:30pm, Rosen Concert Hall

Tenor Trombone PDF

Bass Trombone PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Euphonium and Tuba

Beth Wiese

wieseba@appstate.edu

828-262-7707

Sunday, August 16, 
3:00pm - 5:00pm, Rosen Concert Hall

Tuba PDF

Euphonium PDF

Percussion

Dr. Robert Falvo

falvorj@appstate.edu

828-262-4979

Saturday, August 15,
10:00am - 12:00pm, Rosen Concert Hall

Percussion PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

 

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Strings

Fall 2020: 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
koontzee@appstate.edu

 

University Singers & Chamber Singers

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

Auditions for University Singers and Chamber Singers for Fall 2020 will be held at the following times:

TBA  Audition sign-up sheet will be posted at the end of July.  Please check back then.

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

Auditions are held in Rm. 217, Broyhill Music Center.

Audition results can be found here.

Jazz Combo Audition

TBA - Requirments MUS 1107 Sec. 101 and 102   - PDF Audution Material

Contact: Todd Wright, wrighttt@appstate.edu; 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 August 15th, 9:00am Trumpets, Room  300
  • Saturday August 15th, 12:00pm Piano, Bass, Guitar, Room 300
  • Sunday August 16th, 1:00pm, Saxophones, Room  300
  • Sunday August 16th, 3:00pm Trombones, Room  300
  • Monday August 17th, 12:00pm, Drums with ens., Room  119

For a list of Faculty contacts, please visit our Faculty/Staff page.