1 year ago

8 March, 2017

Old Darlington School

Organised by:
Jazz Society

Instrumental auditions for the 2017 Sydney University Big Band are being held on Wednesday 08/03 from 5-8pm at the Old Darlington School Building.

The following instruments are being auditioned: trumpet, trombone, saxophone (alto, tenor, baritone), piano, bass, drums and guitar.

The audition will take the form of an open rehearsal where players will be swapped in and out of the band. All players will be sight-reading a range of big band charts.

The Big Band performs at many events throughout the year. In the previous years these have included: the annual 'Swing Ball', Law Ball, Engineering Ball and Med Ball. In addition to these, there is an end of semester gig at Hermanns Bar. Rehersals are held every Wednesday during semester from 5-730pm in Old Darlington School Building.

*VOCAL AUDITIONS will be held on Wednesday 22nd of March. This will be a live audition with the band. Sheet music for a selection of songs will be uploaded to our Facebook page by 9/3/17. Pick two to perform at the audition.