Audition for the RIT Concert Band

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RIT Concert Band

The Concert Band is an ensemble comprising wind instruments that performs a variety of works including the Sousa marches, British Band literature, Broadway music, the latest compositions, and much more. The band typically performs several times each semester.

FALL 2022 AUDITION INFORMATION
The purpose of the audition is to determine whether or not the student will be successful within the context of the Concert Band. If it is determined that a student will not be selected to participate in Concert Band, it will be recommended that the student enroll in Applied Lessons and reaudition in the future.

Auditions will take place via Zoom with Mr. Camarillo on the following dates (1:30 to 5:30 PM) in 10-minute slots:

  • Tuesday, August 16
  • Wednesday, August 17
  • Thursday, August 18
  • Friday, August 19

Prior to Wednesday, August 17:
All new and returning members please complete the form at this link:
 https://forms.gle/f82qf1vdhWiZHSiYA
After completing the above form, you will need to sign up for a Zoom slot at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D49ADAD2CA7F9C07-ritconcert

For the audition please prepare a 3-5 minute excerpt (solo, etude, etc...) that demonstrates your best playing abilities. The audition will also include some simple sight-reading.

If you have a conflict with the above time slots, please contact Ben Willmott at btwgsl@rit.edu!
If you need an instrument, please let Mr. Camarillo know before the audition and we can coordinate an in-person audition. RIT can provide the following instruments: oboe, bassoon, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, trombone, euphonium, and tuba.

After the audition, you will be notified whether you are admitted to the ensemble or given the option to enroll in lessons. You will receive a permission code for Concert Band (FNRT 252) at this time.


Contact
Ben Willmott
475-4292
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When and Where
August 16, 2022
Times TBA
Room/Location: Zoom
August 17, 2022
Times TBA
Room/Location: Zoom
August 18, 2022
Times TBA
Room/Location: Online
August 19, 2022
Times TBA
Room/Location: Online
Who

Open to the Public

Cost
FREE
Interpreter Requested?

No

Topics
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performing arts
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