Ballard Jazz

Jazz Band Auditions

Auditions at BHS, August 21-23 between 11am – 3pm        

Auditions will consist of four parts:

  1. Play at least a two-octave chromatic scale (up and down) at a steady and quick pace.
  2. Perform 1-minute of anything you would like to play that demonstrates your jazz style and technique
  3. A prepared excerpt, where you play the head of a tune and then improvise over the changes.  Choose one of the tunes from excepts below or pick your own.

Sight-reading

Link to audition excerpt(s)   B-flat    Bass Clef  E-flat  Treble Clef

?Jazz Band Drummers:

  1. Play Swing and Latin Styles at various tempos
  2. Be prepared to alternate between time and fills
  3. Be prepared to ‘set up’ ensemble hits on different beats of the bar
  4. Sight-Read


If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to email Mr. James at [email protected]

Created by:   Michael James
 
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Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Time (PDT) Available Slot
08/21/2018 (Tue.) 11:00am - 11:10am  

Jazz Audition

 
Eric Souza-Ponce
Auditioning guitar
11:10am - 11:20am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:20am - 11:30am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:30am - 11:40am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:40am - 11:50am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:50am - 12:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:00pm - 12:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:10pm - 12:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:20pm - 12:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:30pm - 12:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Luke O'Meara
12:40pm - 12:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:50pm - 1:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:00pm - 1:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:10pm - 1:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:20pm - 1:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:30pm - 1:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:40pm - 1:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:50pm - 2:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:00pm - 2:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Hillary Emonds-Banfield
2:10pm - 2:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:20pm - 2:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:30pm - 2:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:40pm - 2:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Hero Alldredge
Guitar
2:50pm - 3:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Hero Alldredge
Trombone
08/22/2018 (Wed.) 11:00am - 11:10am  

Jazz Audition

 
James Brammer
11:10am - 11:20am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:20am - 11:30am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:30am - 11:40am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:40am - 11:50am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:50am - 12:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:00pm - 12:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:10pm - 12:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:20pm - 12:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:30pm - 12:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:40pm - 12:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:50pm - 1:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:00pm - 1:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:10pm - 1:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:20pm - 1:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:30pm - 1:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:40pm - 1:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:50pm - 2:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:00pm - 2:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Moeko Agata
2:10pm - 2:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:20pm - 2:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:30pm - 2:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:40pm - 2:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:50pm - 3:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
08/23/2018 (Thu.) 11:00am - 11:10am  

Jazz Audition

 
Ethan Christensen
11:10am - 11:20am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:20am - 11:30am  

Jazz Audition

 
Amado Eckert
I really hope I get in!
11:30am - 11:40am  

Jazz Audition

 
Charlie Rezanka
11:40am - 11:50am  

Jazz Audition

 
11:50am - 12:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:00pm - 12:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Ava Lim
12:10pm - 12:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:20pm - 12:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:30pm - 12:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:40pm - 12:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
12:50pm - 1:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:00pm - 1:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Noah Graham
1:10pm - 1:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:20pm - 1:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:30pm - 1:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
james brammer
1:40pm - 1:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
1:50pm - 2:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:00pm - 2:10pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:10pm - 2:20pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:20pm - 2:30pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:30pm - 2:40pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:40pm - 2:50pm  

Jazz Audition

 
2:50pm - 3:00pm  

Jazz Audition

 
Jude Hodgson
Vibraphone


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