Chamber Winds

Fall auditions for Chamber Winds are scheduled the week of September 17.   Musicians wishing to audition must be able commit to:

1.  Weekly Chamber Winds/Orchestral Winds Rehearsals – Schedule determined by member musicians and repertoire being performed. Rehearsals will primarily occur opposite the Chamber Orchestra on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 – 4:00 PM.

2. All performances and outside rehearsals as scheduled on the SAHS Bands calendar.

3. Participation for the entire school year.

4.  Membership in Chamber Winds is mandatory for performance in the Concert Orchestral Winds.

To register for a time, sign up on Mr. Lindsay’s Office door.

Audition excerpts have been taken from the following repertoire.  You will find the audition excerpts below as pdf files. Please note that each woodwind instrument has two pages.  Trombones have the first and third parts available. All of this repertoire will be performed this year.

Flute serenade

Clarinet Serenade

Oboe serenade

Bassoon serenade

Alto Saxophone

Bass Clarinet or Tenor Saxophone

Trumpet Fanfare

French Horn Fanfare

Trombone fanfare

Euphonium Auditions

Tuba fanfare

Timpani fanfare

You are responsible for the page of music provided above. Complete recordings of the Serenade, Op. 7 – Strauss and the  Fanfare for the the Common Man – Copland are available at the link below.  The Serenade is also available on Smart Music.

Chamber Winds You Tube Channel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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