Jazz 2016

 Jazz Ensemble auditions have been moved from Friday, August 17 to Monday, August 20 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. Please direct questions to Elizabeth Valle by emailing vallee@umkc.edu. 


Small and large jazz ensemble auditions will take place on Monday, August 20, 2018 in the James C. Olson Performing Arts Center (4949 Cherry St), Room 125. These auditions are open to all UMKC students, but are required for jazz majors. Audition Requirements: Please print and complete THIS FORM prior to your audition and arrive outside of PAC Room 125 at least five minutes in advance of your scheduled audition time with your completed form in hand and your  instrument assembled.  Be prepared to play a jazz standard and sight read.  Non-improvisors may play an excerpt that demonstrates their musicianship (may be classical) in addition to sight reading.

3:00pm: Saxophones

3:30pm: Trumpets

4:00pm: Piano/Guitar

4:30pm: Bass

5:00pm: Drums

5:30pm: Trombones