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Band Camp Honors Wind Ensembles

Deadline to apply: March 20, 2022 at 11:59pm EST

At each High School Band Camp session, 10 students will be selected to participate in a Brass or Woodwind Quintet as their elective class. Then they will join the Symphony Orchestra each afternoon for sectionals and orchestra rehearsal as well.  They will perform in the High School Band concerts as part of their Concert Band, and at the Orchestra Concert with the Symphony Orchestra.  Selected students will receive a $50.00 discount to camp.  2 Trumpets, 2 French Horns, 1 Trombone, 1 Tuba, 1 Clarinet, 1 Flute, 1 Oboe and 1 Bassoon will be selected at each session.

How Can I Apply?

To receive this discount, you must:

1.  Register for one of the band camp sessions High School Band Camp Session 1, and/or High School Band Camp Session 2.   (You must be a registered camper to audition).

2.  Submit an audition per the instructions below by March 20, 2022.  

3.  Everyone who auditions will receive an email with their decision.  If you are selected, you will be notified and, once you confirm that you do want the spot, the discount will be automatically deducted from your account balance. (If you are already paid in full you will receive a refund of $50.00) 

Audition Requirements

Audition applications are done online. Please do not send us audition applications or materials via email.

You will be required to complete the following:

  • An application form that asks general questions about the camper and questions about your audition.
  • A brief, 1-page resumé of your playing experience. This may include school experience, special performances, other camps you have attended, private lesson experience and any other pertinent musical details. Click here for a sample.
  • A link to a YouTube, Vimeo, or other hosting platform of you playing the following:
    1. two (2) pieces of contrasting style. One piece that is up-tempo and more technically demanding; one piece that is slower, more lyrical. These should be classical pieces. These can be two movements of the same piece. Overall length of each piece should be between 3-6 minutes.
    2. two (2) scales of your choice.

Audition Review

You will be notified of our decision via email on or around April 8, 2022. All applicants will receive an email regardless of the audition results.