About the group:
This is an advanced adult band for musicians who have high school or college level musical experience.
The complete instrumentation of this group is limited to provide a good balance of instruments, but will be tempered by the quality of the players:
Eb Clarinets: 1
Bb Bass Clarinets: 1
Alto Sax: 2
Tenor Sax: 1
Bari Sax: 1
French Horns 4
Bass Trombone: 1
Percussion: 4 (or as needed)
email to firstname.lastname@example.org
There is no formal audition process to join the band. If you are interested in playing with the band you are invited to come to a rehearsal and sit in with the band. Membership in the band is contingent on approval by both the section leader and the conductor.
You may be asked to play the following for the section leader and/or the conductor:
2 major scales
Sight-read one of the pieces from the rehearsal
Play from an except book for your instrument or play a prepared piece of your choosing.
See the Concert Band slideshow from November 2008 (thanks to the Juneau Empire)