Spring 2018 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, January 14, 2018, 2:00pm - 4:00pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL

 

 PDF -> Please email Dr. Schneeloch-Bingham       
at schneelochna@appstate.edu for information
about flute audition music for Spring 2018." 

Oboe

Dr. Alicia Chapman

chapmanam@appstate.edu

828-262-4898

Sunday, January 14, 2018, 10:00am - 11:30am, 
ROSEN CONCERT HALL 

PDF 

Bassoon

Dr. Jon Beebe

beebejp@appstate.edu

828-262-6460

Sunday, January 14, 2018, 4:30pm - 5:30pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL

PDF Bassoon Material

Clarinet

Dr. Douglas Miller; Dr. Andrea Cheeseman

millerde@appstate.edu; cheesemanal@appstate.edu

828-262-6462; 828-262-6134

Monday, January 15, 2018, 9:30am - 12:00pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL

PDF - Clarinet and Bass Clarinet

Saxophone

Dr. Scott Kallestad

kallestadsd@appstate.edu

828-262-8025 

Sunday, January 14, 2018, 2:00pm - 4:00pm,
RECITAL HALL

PDF 

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Trumpet

Dr. James Stokes

stokesjm@appstate.edu

828-262-6455 

Monday, January 15, 2018, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, BMC 311 

PDF Trumpet

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

Horn

Dr. Karen Robertson

robrtsnkl@appstate.edu

828-262-6456

Monday, January 15, 2018, 5:30pm - 7:00pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL

 PDF

PDF - Lohengrin Transposed

Trombone

Dr. Drew Leslie

lesliedc@appstate.edu

828-262-6468 

Sunday, January 14, 2018, 12:00pm - 2:00pm,
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, January 14, 2018, 6:00pm - 8:30pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL 

Tuba PDF

Euphonium PDF 

Percussion

Dr. Robert Falvo

falvorj@appstate.edu

828-262-4979

 Monday, January 15, 2018 - 12:30pm - 2:30pm,
ROSEN CONCERT HALL

Percussion PDF

Jazz - See Jazz Ensemble material (below)

 

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra Strings

SPRING 2018: 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 prepared.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

Sign-up sheets will appear on the studio door of each string professor approximately one week before auditions will be heard. Each musician MUST sign up for an audition slot.

 

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 Spring 2018 will be held at the following times:

• Tuesday, January 16, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

• Wednesday,January 17, 10:00-12:00 AM

Online audition sign-up sheet: https://goo.gl/forms/Pr1RIaC5VInaOghW2

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 will be held in Rm. 217 of the Broyhill Music Center.

Audition results can be found here.


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 13      11:00am        Saxophones                         Rm. 418
  • Saturday, January 13      1:00pm           Trombones                          Rm. 418
  • Saturday, January 13        2:30pm         Piano, Guitar, Bass            Rm. 418
  • Sunday,  January 14         3:30pm          Trumpets                              Rm. 418
  • Monday, January 15       6:00-6:30pm   Jazz Ensemble I                 Rm. TBA
  • Monday, January 15       6:30pm            DRUMS with Ens                Rm. TBA

 

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