Vocal Jazz Singers

Junior Band

 ILMEA District 7 Junior Band Representative

Rick LoPresto(Term ends 2020)

Richard Bernotas Middle School, Crystal Lake



ILMEA Band Division President

Brian Covey

Lockport Township High School




Audition Date:         Saturday, September 22, 2018

Audition Time:        8:00am-3:00pm

Audition Location:  Round Lake High School

                               800 N High School Drive

                              Round Lake Illinois, 60073

Audition Fee:$8

RNS Entry Deadline:  Thursday, September 13, 2018 -11:59PM

Festival Date:  November 3, 2018

Festival Location:    Schaumburg High School

                                 1100 West Schaumburg Road

                                 Schaumburg, IL 60194

Festival Conductor:Chris Gleason, Patrick Marsh Middle School, Wisconsin

Repertoire:                        Ascend, Samuel Hazo, Leonard

                                         Shaker Gift Song, Frank Tichelli, Manhattan Beach

                                         March Diabolique, Brian Balmages, FJH

                                         Prairie Dances, David Holsinger, TRN

Participation Fee:$20 Per Student

Of important note, an identical junior high scale sheet will be used throughout the entire state at all auditions this coming fall.  The scale sheet can be found on the ILMEA website at the following link: https://www.ilmea.org/site_media/filer_public/2018/04/18/ilmeajuniorscales2018.pdf  Please note that it is titled ILMEA with a revision marking of 6/2014 and the ILMEA watermark at the base of the page.  Please ensure that if you are distributing the materials before the summer that the students are prepared with this consistent version.  

The audition materials will NOT be available online this year due to permission not 

being granted by the copyright holders

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