Jazz Ensemble and Combo Auditions 

Auditions for the University of Alabama Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos will take place the same days as the Alabama Large Concert Ensembles (Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Concert Band) on Monday, August 21, 2017 and Tuesday, August 22, 2017 on the second floor of Moody School of Music in the Jazz Rehearsal Room 201. Students will register for an audition using the link below. Those who have registered will schedule a time for their audition on the day listed below for their instrument outside of Room 201 the Jazz Rehearsal Room on the second floor of the Moody School of Music builiding.

Students are asked to prepare the assigned excerpts found below to be performed for the evaluation panel. Information about what else to prepare is found here:  2016 Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition Information (2017 will be posted mid-summer)

Results are posted shortly after all auditions have been completed outside of the Professor Kozak’s office room 212. Check the Jazz Studies website (www.jazz.music.ua.edu/) and University Bands website (www.bands.ua.edu) and as the semester gets closer for more information about the 2017-2018 Large Concert and Jazz Ensemble information.

 

2017 Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition Registration Form – CLICK HERE  (FORM WILL BE LIVE AFTER JULY 1, 2017)

 

Jazz Ensemble and Combo Audition Schedule and Excerpts

Monday, August 21, 2017 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM in the Jazz Rehearsal Room 201

 

TBD

BDTuesday, August 16, 2016 – Auditions will begin at 1:00 PM in the Jazz Rehearsal Room 201 

 

TBD

Jazz Ensemble Audition Excerpts (EXCERPTS WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER JULY 1, 2017)

Alto Saxophone

Tenor Saxophone

Baritone Saxophone

Trumpet / Lead Trumpet

Trombone

Guitar/Piano

Bass

Drum Set