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Bands: Spring 2023 Band Auditions

Ensemble Time Course Offering
Wind Ensemble MTWR 3:00 – 4:10 pm MUEN 1135.001 (MUEN 3135.001 upper level credit, MUEN 5135.001 graduate level credit)
Wind Symphony MTWR 4:20 – 5:30 pm MUEN 1135.002 (MUEN 3135.002 upper level credit, MUEN 5135.002 graduate level credit)
Symphonic Band MTWR 2:00 – 2:50 pm MUEN 1135.003 (MUEN 3135.003 upper level credit, MUEN 5135.003 graduate level credit)
University Band TR 6:00 – 7:15 pm MUEN 1135.004 (MUEN 3135.004 upper level credit, MUEN 5135.004 graduate level credit)

Required Text

Members of top three bands must provide their own copy of:

Foundations for Superior Performance, by Richards Williams and Jeff King. It is published by Kjos Music and available at many larger music stores. Not available in Nacogdoches.

Required Dress

Required dress for all four bands: Black pants with black long-sleeved top. Black socks and black closed toe shoes. Black suit jacket optional, but not required.

Audition Schedule and Music

    • All instruments have excerpts on multiple pages to download. Non-music majors that would like to audition for Symphonic Band ONLY, may do so by contacting Dr. Kaatz directly. Prepare only ONE PAGE from the posted audition music.

    • Percussionists must audition on all instruments.

  • Spring 2023 Concert Band Auditions

    Friday, November 11 Instrument
    1:30 - 2:00 pm Bassoon
    2:00 - 4:00 pm Horn
    Sunday, November 13 Instrument
    12:00 - 1:30 pm Flute
    1:30 - 3:00 pm Trumpet
    3:00 - 5:00 pm Saxophone
    Monday, November 14 Instrument
    3:00 - 3:30 pm Oboe
    6:00 - 7:30 pm Clarinet/Bass Clarinet
    Wednesday, November 16 Instrument
    6:00 - 8:30 pm Percussion
    Thursday, November 17 Instrument
    3:00 - 3:30 pm Euphonium
    3:30 - 4:30 pm Tuba
    Friday, November 18 Instrument
    12:00 - 1:30 pm Trombone/Bass Trombone

    The audition sign-up sheets will be outside the band office; please call if you have any questions!

  • Audition Music


    Contacts for Auditions