2022-2023 SEASON AUDITIONS
Audition videos are now being accepted for ALL instruments with vacancies in:
Cornet     Solo Baritone   Tuba   Percussion
Rehearsals are Sunday's in Elgin at 3pm.
Submissions will be accepted until positions are filled.

Step 1 of 2: Audition Information Form

Must be completed/submitted by all auditionees. Link above opens in a new window.

Step 2 of 2: Video Recording Submission

You may use a smart phone to make the video recording; the recording does not need to be of a professional quality so long as range, tone quality, technique, and musicality are discernable.

 

Audition Requirements

  • Requirement 1: the ILMEA scale sheet for your instrument. Link opens in a new window

  • Requirement 2: Slow etude/solo of your choice, 2-3 minutes in length

  • Requirement 3: Technical etude/solo of your choice, 2-3 minutes in length

Submission Method

Recording Instructions

  • To audition, you will submit 3 unedited digital video recordings. It must be in .mp4 format

  • You must name the recording file in the following format: INSTRUMENT_LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME_NAMEOFPIECE(.fileformat)

  • Before playing, state: Your name and what piece you are playing

  • If you have technical difficulties, please email auditions@chicagobrassband.org

Page Updated 8/30/2022