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Instrumental Ensemble Audition Information

Spring 2014 Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Symphonic Band* Audition Information
* Auditions for Symphonic Band are used for proper part assignments, but everyone interested in performing will be accepted.


Strings Audition:

UPDATE - Thu, Jan 23rd, 2014; 1-3PM at Dr. Ogletree's Office (OM120)

Winds/Percussion Audition:  (SCHEDULE UPDATE - SEE THIS DOCUMENT)
If you are interested in playing for both band & orchestra or just orchestra.  Note that winds and percussion audition music is the same for all ensembles:

  • Tue, Jan 21st, 2014; 11AM-2PM, and 3-4PM at Schaeffer 114

If you are interested in playing for band only:

  • Tue, Jan 21st, 2014; 4-5:30PM at Schaeffer 114
  • Wed, Jan 22nd, 2014, 3-6PM at Schaeffer 114

Signup Instructions: 

  • Please see Ms. Fran Melchionne at the Music Office (610-683-4550) to sign up for an audition time.
  • Pick a time-slot that is next to your instrument.  For example, if you are a flutist, sign up next to another flutist (when possible).


Strings - please prepare the ENTIRE movement and bring your own copy of the audition music.  Email Dr. Tim Schwarz if you have questions.

* Note: You may not necessarily be placed in the section you audition for


Winds and Percussion - please bring your own copy of the audition music.  Note that winds and percussion audition music is the same for all ensembles.  Email Professor Dan Neuenschwander if you have questions.