Ensemble Auditions

Audition Requirements for Ensembles Fall 2020
Audition results: Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band rosters
Band, Orchestra, Chamber Singers, and jazz band auditions will be held online. Students WILL submit recordings OF AUDITION MATERIALS. 
 

 

Wind, Brass, and Percussion Audition Excerpts 
String Audition Excerpts
Chamber Singers Audition Excerpts
Jazz Bands Audition Tunes

You do not need to be a music major to participate in these ensembles.  More information about ensembles.

ENSEMBLE

AUDITION INFORMATION / DEADLINES FOR AUDITION FORMS AND VIDEOS

  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Wind Symphony
  • Symphonic Band

WIND AND PERCUSSION
Auditions will be conducted online with students submitting videos by the given deadlines.
All woodwinds and brass: Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 11:59 p.m.
Percussionists: Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 11:59 p.m. **REQUIREMENTS UPDATED 8/12/20**
Submission form and additional information for winds and percussion (log in with UNH credentials)

STRINGS
Auditions will be conducted online with students submitting videos by the given deadline.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 11:59 p.m.
Submission form and additional information for strings (log in with UNH credentials)

Jazz Bands Auditions will be conducted online with students submitting videos by the given deadline.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 11:59 p.m. deadline for all instruments (winds and rhythm section)
Submission form and additional information for Jazz Bands (log in with UNH credentials)

Wildcat Marching Band

No audition is required to participate. If you are interested in joining the Wildcat Marching Band please visit the UNH Bands website for additional information. Participation form deadline is August 15.

Drumline placement auditions will be conducted via Zoom or video on August 11 and 12.

Beast of the East Pep Band No audition is required to participate in the Beast of the East Pep Band. The band performs primarily at UNH hockey and basketball games. If you are interested in joining, please visit the UNH Bands website
Chamber Singers

Auditions will be conducted online with students submitting audio files by the given deadline.
Monday, August 31, 2020, 6 p.m.
Submission form and additional information for Chamber Singers (log in with UNH credentials)

Chamber Singers is limited to 21 singers for the fall 2020 semester to adhere to distancing guidelines and safety procedures.

Enrollment in MUSI 441 (Concert Choir) is a co-requisite for this course. Concert Choir rehearses MWF 4:105:30 p.m.. Please list any conflicts on the audition form.

Concert Choir

No audition is required to sing in the Concert Choir. Any UNH students with RAC numbers can sign up for MUSI 441.

If you are an incoming freshman who is interested in singing in Concert Choir and are not currently registered for the course, you can still join. Please email Dr. Favazza and plan to attend the first rehearsal on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 4:105:30 p.m. in the PCAC Johnson Theatre

Treble Choir

No audition is required to sing in the Treble Choir. This choir is for sopranos and altos and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:10 a.m.12:30 p.m. in PCAC M-128 or M-135 (Bratton Recital Hall). This ensemble will perform one concert per semester.

If you are an incoming freshman who is interested in singing in the Treble Choir, you can still join. Please email Dr. Favazza and plan to attend the first rehearsal on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 11:10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. in PCAC M-128

Vocal Arts Project Information will be posted here.
Guitar Ensemble Information is available from David Newsam.

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