Attention all directors and participants of the 2017 Rotary Music Festival. Auditions for the Band will take place Monday, April 3, 2017. They will take place between 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm in the chamber music studio at the MUN School of Music.
The purpose of this project is to offer instrumentalists of our festival the opportunity to heighten their appreciation for jazz performance. By utilizing the expertise of our guest clinicians it is hoped that their participation will provide an enriching musical experience.
There will be two rehearsals and one performance associated with this project. Attendance at both rehearsals and concert is mandatory.
Rehearsal – Thursday, April 27 7:00-9:30 pm MUN School of Music (Instrumental Room)
Rehearsal – Saturday, April 29 7:00-9:30 pm Holy Heart Auditorium
Concert – Sunday, April 30 7:30 pm Holy Heart Auditorium
The audition will require the candidate to perform the following musical excerpt and some sight reading. Click here to see the audition material.
Festival participants interested in auditioning are asked to notify their band director by no later than Friday, March 31, 2017. The director is then asked to forward the name of the student, the name of the instrument they play and the student’s phone number and email address to Grant Etchegary (firstname.lastname@example.org).
If you require any further information regarding the process, please contact Mr. Etchegary at the above email address.