Central Region

Central Region Jazz Auditions

 

Audition Date:
January 5, 2018

Audition Location:
Southeast Guilford High School
4530 Southeast Road
Greensboro, NC 27406

REGISTRATION LINK 

On-Time Registration – $15 per student

  • Checks need to be postmarked by Monday, December 10, 2018.
  • One Check payable to: “NCJR-Central.” School, Band Booster or Money Orders will be accepted only (no cash).

Checks should be mailed to:

Erik Riggs
Martin GT Magnet Middle School
1701 Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

If one student auditions on multiple instruments, the fee has to be paid for each audition.

Late Registration – $30 per student

MATERIALS

All audition etudes, backing tracksand procedures can be found on the official NCMEA jazz webpage Here: NCMEA Jazz Section

NOTE!

The new audition etudes are available in PDF form on the state website. You should have a copy of the Real Book 6th edition for the solo.

Auditions are open to students in grades 6-12 who are currently enrolled in a public or private school in the state of North Carolina who are part of the jazz ensemble/band program at their school at least one semester during the school year in which they audition. The student’s band director must be a member in good standing of NAfME and NCMEA and must accompany and check-in the student(s) on the day of the audition. Please email [email protected] with any questions.

2018-2019 Central Region Jazz Dates:

December 10th Registration deadline for All Region Jazz Auditions

January 5th All Region Jazz Auditions – Southeast Guilford High School

January 12th Snow date for All Region Jazz Auditions – Southeast Guilford High School

January 18th-19th All Region Jazz Clinic – Panther Creek High School

Feb 8th-9th Snow Date for All Region Jazz Clinic – Panther Creek High School

March 20th Deadline for Jazz MPA Registration

April 26th Jazz MPA – Middle Creek High School

If you have any questions, please feel free to ask. 

Erik Riggs
Martin GT Magnet Middle School
1701 Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

[email protected]