Jazz Band Audition Materials
1. 7 blues scales with arpeggios (2 minute limit)
2. Stellar by Jim Snidero (m. 1-32) with the recorded accompaniment track
3. 2 solo choruses over a Bb blues track (for those interested in prominent solos)
DRUM SET: Applicants must demonstrate rhythmic and “groove” competency in the following musical styles: Moderate Swing, “Double Time” Swing, Funk/Rock, and Bossa Nova. Lessons on the styles are available at the following link.