The mission of the IMEA is to promote lifelong music learning and to provide leadership for music education

Senior Band

Todd Black, SR Band Rep
Mattoon High School
217-259-5211
d5srband@ilmea.org

Please contact Todd with specific questions regarding SR Band auditions.

2016 Guest Conductor
Matt Temple, New Trier High School 

2016 Senior Band Repertoire
Salute to the Sultan - Karl King/ed. Gene Milford
At Morning's First Light - David Gillingham
The Cave You Fear - Michael Markowski
Prairiescape - Robert Sheldon 

The District 5 Senior Band audition will consist of:

1) Play the entire ILMEA SR Band Scale Page for your instrument (all notes tongued w/ 3 minute time limit)
2) Play the ILMEA District 5 Senior Band etudes on your instrument (Percussion students shall be prepared to play all three etudes – Snare, Timpani & Mallet and Cymbal & Tambourine excerpts and should bring their own sticks and mallets for each instrument)
3) Sight-reading

 

The ILMEA SR Band Scale Page can be found here.

The ILMEA SR Band Etudes can be found here.

ILMEA SR Band Audition Procedures can be found here.


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