Monday, January 14, 2013

All-State Audition Details for Students

Saturday, January 19th at Jacksonville High School:

• Audition times have been emailed to each band director. See Dr. Sargent.
• Registration procedures:
o Arrive 40 minutes before your audition time.
o Go to the registration desk to sign in. You will then be given a name tag with your audition time and your audition card.
o BE CAREFUL WITH YOUR AUDITION CARD!!!! Do not fold or write on the card. Any damage to the card may prohibit the scanner from reading it properly or reading it at all.
• Warm-up: a warm-up room will be provided. Do not play in the hallways at any time.

• Audition:
o Arrive at your audition room before your scheduled audition time. Upon arrival, a runner will escort you into the audition room. Realize that you may be ushered directly into the audition room or you may have to wait a few minutes but the audition times should run close to the published schedule.
o The runner will match the number on the name tag with the number on your audition card.
o DO NOT SPEAK WHILE YOU ARE IN THE AUDITION ROOM. All communication will be between the runner and you.
o Audition Room #1 (scales and sightreading); Audition Room #2 (prepared pieces)
• Results: results for all-state and District 2 Honor Band will be posted online at around 5:00 pm.
• The Jacksonville HS band boosters will have light concessions available.