2016-2017 Ensemble Information
To sign up for an audition, click on the link in your instrument area.
If you are interested in performing with UNO Athletic Bands, Maverick Marching Band or Maverick Machine, please visit the Athletic Bands page for further information. The Maverick Marching Band begins rehearsals approximately two weeks before the start of classes, and the Maverick Machine will hold separate auditions after the academic year begins. Please contact Dr. Joshua Kearney for specific questions regarding Athletic Bands.
Wind Instrument auditions will include the required excerpt, Chromatic Scale (at least 2 octaves, but entire range of instrument is preferred), sight-reading and improvisation (optional but recommended). You may bring your own play-along CD or solo over Bb or F blues. Please reserve an audition time under either Brass or Saxophone.
Rhythm Section auditions include the required excerpt, sight-reading, a demonstration of different styles such as swing, Latin and rock, improvisation of Bb or F blues (optional but recommended).
Click here to reserve an audition time for Jazz Rhythm only
Woodwind Auditions - Click here to reserve an audition time
The following saxophone pieces are for all ensemble auditions except Jazz. Please see Jazz Auditions for those excerpts. All saxophones should click here to reserve an audition time.
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