General Instructions for Joining the AUMB

For information on the general process for becoming a member of the Auburn University Marching Band Tiger Eyes, please visit the Join the AUMB page.


Audition Clinic:

The Tiger Eyes Instructors will hold an Audition Clinic on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Auburn Student Act.  This clinic is not mandatory, but attendance is strongly encouraged. The Audition Clinic will be structured so that candidates can participate in Majorette or Dance Line clinic and the Flag Line clinic.

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2014 Audition Clinic Times

  • Saturday, March 1st
    • Majorettes (8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.)
    • Danceline (11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
    • Flagline (2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

Audition Eligibility:

All candidates must be accepted to Auburn prior to the audition. If a candidate has not applied, they should do so immediately. Applications can be completed online at http://www.auburn.edu/admissions. Note that candidates' admission to Auburn University will be verified prior to the audition.  A candidate who is a current Auburn University student must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater. All candidates should be aware that Mini Camp will be held June 13-15, 2014. All parts of Mini camp are mandatory should a candidate be chosen as part of the 2014-2015 Tiger Eyes.

Audition Details:

Auditions for all three lines will be held March 28 and 29, 2014 at the Student Activities Center on the Auburn University campus. 

Candidates are encouraged to audition for two lines to better their chance of being a part of the Tiger Eyes. Candidates have the option to audition for all three lines and will be asked to rank their first, second, and third choice (if applicable) in case they make more than one line. Candidates do not need to rank their order of preference if only auditioning for one line.

Results will be posted within 24 hours of the actual auditions.

Any questions or concerns about the audition and/or clinic dates, times, or procedures should be directed to Kristina Cammack, Tiger Eyes Coordinator, at (334)590-6013 or kristina.cammack@gmail.com.

The 2014 Tiger Eyes Auditions will be held at the following times, which are subject to change based on number of applicants:

  • Friday, March 28th
    • Majorettes (4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
      Performance of Individual Routines 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 29th
    • Dance Line (8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
      Performance of Individual Routines 1:00 p.m.
    • Flag Line (1:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
      Performance of individual Routines 2:15 p.m.

Registration will open at Goodwin Music Building 45 minutes prior to the respective audition start times.

Audition Format:

The auditions will be organized and scored in the following sections:

  • Individual Routines (open to the public – see “Viewing Auditions” below)
    • Majorettes: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
    • Dance Line: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
    • Flag Line: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
  • Basic Skills and Travel Technique
    • Demonstrated in small groups (see “Basics and Travel” below)
  • Group Routines
    • Candidates will be taught a brief routine at the audition, which will be performed in small groups. Candidates will be judged on their ability to learn choreography quickly, ability to memorize/retain, overall ability to perform in a group, technique and execution, and overall performance and showmanship.