Jazz Band Audition Results
Click the link to view the results of the Jazz Band Auditions.
Drumline Audition Results
The results are in, please check your assignment and begin practicing your part in the exercises from the audition packet. Click here to view the results.
Field Commander Audition Results
The 2015-2016 WPHS Marching Band Field Commander is Brandon M., congratulations. Thank you to the all the candidates for all of your hard work. An additional thanks to the selection committee: Mrs. Mitch, Ms. Curley, Mr. Underwood, and Mr. Bell.
General Jazz Audition Requirements
Audition criteria are: sightreading, Scales up to 4 sharps and flats, improvisation over an F Concert Blues Progression using F Concert Blues scroll to SOLUTION- be sure to use F Concert which may not be F scale for your instrument (ie. this would be D Blues for alto saxes)- percussionists, you should listen to this, too. You must also demonstrate a prepared piece that shows off your playing skills! Please prepare different styles including: swing, a funk groove, and bossa. You must contact Mr. Alfred to arrange a jazz audition date and time. Thanks!
Keep Up to Date!!
Have you checked the band calendar lately? Please check the calendar frequently as new events are added weekly. Why not consider subscribing to the band calendar on your mobile device or pc. Use the following link to subscribe in any calendar program that accepts iCal links. https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/wphsband1976%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
Dates for Spring 2015
Please see the Calendar page on this website. Any questions? Contact Mr. Alfred at DAlfred@k12.wv.us or Mr. Bell at email@example.com.