Here are the results from this year's advanced ensemble auditions. Congratulations!
2018-19 Auditions for advanced music ensembles
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*Students will be notified of their placement before the end of the school year.
Please read the "READ ME" file before you look at the audition pieces. Submit the Audition form below with links when you have completed all items.
Advanced Band/Full Orchestra*: This course is by audition only. This course is open to 9th-12th advanced wind and percussion students. The class focuses on performing advanced band and classical literature.
Advanced Orchestra: This course is open to 9th-12th advanced string students. This class focuses on performing advanced orchestral literature. Instrumentation: violin, viola, cello and double bass.
Mambo Orchestra**: Do you like Salsa and other Latin Dance music?! This is one of the most exciting bands on campus. Students will have the opportunity to learn and perform the traditional and dance music of Cuba, Puerto Rico and other Latin American countries.
The Preservationists**: This is the premier jazz ensemble at Mission Bay. If music is your calling, this is the class for YOU! Students perform advanced traditional jazz in various settings including: jazz festivals, radio and TV performances, out of state performances and much more. Past trips include New Orleans and Japan!
All singers have the opportunity to audition for the Preservationists, Mambo Orchestra and Swing Choir. All ensemble are for advanced vocal students with choir experience.
* Open to the following instruments: flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, French horn, baritone, tuba and all percussion.
** Open to the following instruments: saxophone, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, piano, guitar, bass (jazz), drum set and percussion. Singers are also welcome to audition.
Students are able to audition for multiple ensembles.
Audition/Class Final Form - Due by may 28th
If you are auditioning for more than one ensemble please submit one form for each ensemble.