Audition music for the 2018-2019 Hinsdale South Jazz Bands is Tunisia by Jim Snidero. Please find the file below as well as a recording. You also need to prepare concert F, Bb and Eb blues scales from the blues scale files below and be prepared to improvise in concert F blues. Remember, you do not have to play all of the blues scales on the sheet, just the ones for concert F, Bb and Eb. Auditions will take place the first week of school.
Applicant must demonstrate rhythmic and “groove” competency in the following musical styles: Moderate Swing, “Double Time” Swing, Funk/Rock, and Bossa Nova. Lessons on the styles are available at the following link.
Jazz excerpt Tunisia*, with the recorded accompaniment track.