Marching Hornets to Hold Online Auditions
By Timothy C. Ervin
When it comes to Alabama State University football games, the Mighty Marching Hornets Band is essential to the game day atmosphere.
The deadline for video auditions is June 30,2020.
Below are the audition requirements for incoming freshmen and transfer students:
All Brass and Woodwind Instrumentalists should be prepared to perform with proficiency:
- All Major Scales for memory: (C,F,Bb,Eb,Ab,Db,Gb B,E,A,D,G) in eighth notes, two octaves (where possible) at m.m.=120.
- Chromatic Scale from lowest pitch up to a minimum of two octaves.
- Prepared piece (Solo or technical study/etude)
All Percussionists (Snare):
- Snare drum 26 Basic Rudiments
- Prepared solo material for snare drum
- All other percussionist must audition during Predrill Band Camp