Junior Jazz Information
Illinois Music Education Association District 2
Junior Jazz Band Audtion and Festival Information
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Moline High School, Moline, Illinois
Guest Conductor: Dan Moore, Naperville North H.S.
The Muggle Jive – Robert Woods – Heritage Jazzworks
ILMEA District 2 Junior High Jazz Audition Requirements: - Revised May 2015:
Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Vibes, Guitar, Piano
Improvise over F blues track (Aebersold) Maiden Voyage, track 10
Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble
Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, and Rhythm Section:
Page 23, number 81 "Riffin' Around"
Play the piece as written (with repeats). When parts are divided, play the top.
Play written solo, number 82, with accompaniment track.
Additional requirement for Drum Set: Percussionists must also demonstrate a basic swing, rock, and Samba (or Bossa Nova) pattern.
Additional requirement for bass:
Additional requirements for Piano: comp chords over F blues track (Aebersold) Maiden Voyage, track 10
Additional requirements for Guitar: Guitarists will be asked to play four chords per measure in a "Freddie Green" style to the F Blues Aebersold track
Use these changes:
Questions: Jazz Band Rep – Madeline Wood – United Junior and Senior High Schools –