Auditioning For NWBC

Once you fill out this form for your student musician and pay your non-refundable $35 audition fee, you’ll be able to choose an audition time slot.

Note: Please don’t just close the PayPal window after paying. There will be a link back to our site, so you can choose your audition time slot.






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    I (parent / legal guardian of camper) have read, understand, and accept the Northwest Brass Choir Release and Waiver form. Required:

     

    Please only click the below button once, and wait to be redirected to PayPal to pay the $35 audition fee. After you pay, PayPal should display a link back to our site so you can choose an audition time.

    2022-23 Season Auditions will take place at:

    • Phinney Center, Room1
      6532 Phinney Ave. N.
      Seattle, WA  98103 on
      Sunday, September 25th and
      Monday, September 26th, 2022.
    • Lincoln High School Band Room
      4400 Interlake Ave. N.
      Seattle, WA  98103 on
      Monday, October 3rd (7-9pm).
    • If these dates and times don’t work for you, please email info@northwestbrasschoir.com to arrange an audition time.

    Tuition for Youth Brass Choir is $1250, payable upon acceptance either in one lump sum or in two payments of $625. Second payment will be charged on January 5, 2023.

    The $35 non-refundable audition fee does not count toward tuition.

    Tuition for Junior Brass Choir is $1250, payable upon acceptance either in one lump sum or in two payments of $625. Second payment will be charged on January 5, 2023.

    The $35 non-refundable audition fee does not count toward tuition.

    Audition Guidelines

    Brass players please prepare:

    • One major scale in one to two octaves (according to your ability)
    • One minor scale in one to two octaves (according to your ability)
    • A two to three minute solo piece or excerpt of band music (does not need to be memorized)
    • You will be required to sightread

    Percussionists please prepare:

    • A two to three minute solo piece (does not need to be memorized) for snare drum, xylophone, or marimba
    • You will be required to sightread