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Symphonic/Concert Band Auditions have been re-scheduled to Tuesday, October 29 and Wednesday, October 30. Please sign-up for an audition time!
About the Symphonic and Concert Bands
The Symphonic Band is the premiere performing ensemble in the Auburn University Band Program. Conducted by the Director of Bands, Dr. Rick Good, membership is by audition and is open to any Auburn student. Scholarship money is also available for some students who are selected for the band. The band rehearses three hours per week during fall semester and five hours per week during spring semester.
The Concert Band, conducted by the Associate Direcotor of Bands, Dr. Corey Spurlin, is the second performing ensemble of the Auburn University Band Department. The group is open by audition to any Auburn student with high school band experience. The ensemble performs two concerts during the spring semester, with each program consisting of a variety of traditional and contemporary band literature. The concert band rehearses four times per week during spring semester with one hour of academic credit awarded for participation. This credit may be used as an elective in any curriculum.
How to Join
Symphonic Band auditions are held during the spring and summer for the following year. Additional auditions for the Symphonic Band are held near the end of fall semester for the spring season, as openings occur. Woodwind and brass auditions consist of three parts.
Percussion auditions also consist of these three parts.
Spring 2014 Audition Material
If you are not able to attend due to a conflict please e-mail Dr. Good by Monday, October 28th at noon.
One hour credit is available for participation in any of our concert groups. This credit may be used as an elective in any curriculum.
Members of the Symphonic and Concert Bands supply their own formal attire for concerts. There is no other cost except tuition. Band members do NO fund raising.
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