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Jon Brown
Band Director
director@UHSband.com

Jeff Willis
Associate Band Director
willis@UHSband.com

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Auditions

There is no audition for general membership in the University Band. If you are willing to commit to the band, the band will commit to you! However, there are auditions for our advanced ensembles. Requirements are indicated below.

Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble

The Symphonic Band/Wind Ensemble audition will consist of the following.
• all twelve major scales with arpeggios
• the chromatic scale, two octaves
• the 2017 University audition music (select from the drop-down menu below)

Jazz Band

The Big Band audition will consist of the following.
• all twelve major scales with arpeggios
• the chromatic scale, two octaves
• the 2017 University jazz audition music (select from the drop-down menu below)
• The drum set audition will consist of sixteen bars each the following styles:
- swing
- rock
- funk
- bossa nova.

Percussion

Percussion Audition requirements can be found here: 2017 Percussion Audition Requirements
Independence Exercise
Snare Drum Étude

Performing Arts Magnet Program

University High School has applied to become a performing arts magnet program. Magnet students will be immersed in an intense, four-year track featuring extensive involvement in our performing ensembles and the study of music theory and history. The magnet program will be open to students who are not ordinarily zoned for University High School. More information about this program will be posted as it becomes available.