Vocal Jazz Singers

Junior Band

JUNIOR BAND REPRESENTATIVE

Eric Wattleworth

Warrensburg-Latham Junior High

d5jrband@ilmea.org

217-521-9645


2018 JUNIOR BAND GUEST CONDUCTOR

Christopher Morehouse, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale


Christopher Morehouse is Director of Bands and Associate Professor of Music at Southern Illinois University, where he serves as conductor of the SIU Wind Ensemble, teaches undergraduate and graduate conducting, wind literature, and instrumental methods, and administers the entire university bands program. He is also the Acting Director of Graduate Studies in the School of Music. Prior to joining the faculty at Southern Illinois University, Morehouse taught at the elementary, middle and high school levels in New York and Massachusetts for seven years. He has served as the conductor of various university and municipal instrumental ensembles. In addition to Carnegie Hall, his ensembles have been chosen to perform at the Illinois Music Education Conference (SIU Wind Ensemble) and the Massachusetts Music Educators Association All-State Conference (Belmont High School ensembles). Morehouse is published in nine volumes of the Teaching Music through Performance in Band series, an encyclopedia of band literature published by GIA Publications and contributed clinic reviews for the World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles International Conferences held in Killarney, Ireland and Cincinnati, Ohio. He maintains an active schedule as guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator in the United States, Canada, and Europe.


2018 REPERTOIRE

Advance March, Harold Bennett, arr. Clark

Snake Charmer, Randall Standridge

A Quiet Rain, Walter Cummings

The Cave You Fear, Michael Markowski



2018 JUNIOR BAND AUDITIONS

1.   Entire scale sheet with 2 minute time limit

2.   Entire etude for the year


Junior Band Audition Etudes (106.4 KB)

 

JUNIOR SCALE SHEETS (217.7 KB)

 

 

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