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Jazz Auditions

Jazz Auditions will be held the week of August 19-23

Please contact Shellie Harden at sharden@unomaha.edu after August 1 to schedule an audition time.

Saxophone, Trumpet and Trombone auditions will consist of the following:

Chromatic Scale (at least 2 octaves; entire range of instrument preferred)
Sight-reading
Improvisation (optional but recommended)-you may bring your own Play-a-Long CD or solo over Bb or F Blues
Required Excerpt - Blues and the Abstract Truth
Alto Sax
Tenor Sax
Bari Sax
Trumpet
Trombone
Bass Trombone

Rhythm Section auditions will consist of the following:

Sight-reading
Demonstration of different styles such as swing, Latin, and rock
Improvisation over Bb or F blues (optional but recommended)
Required Excerpt - Blues and the Abstract Truth
Piano
Guitar
Bass
Drums

Please contact Shellie Harden after August 1 at sharden@unomaha.edu or 402-554-2177 if you have any questions or would like to schedule an audition.