High School Jazz Band
Sep. 15 - Directors may start uploading recordings to the Festival Scores
Sep. 29 - Recorded auditions must be uploaded by 11:59:59 PM on this date. Late entries are not possible.
Oct. 2 - Judging begins
Oct. 9 - Judging completed
Oct. 12 - Roster posted no earlier than this date
Oct. 28 - All fees due (with invoice), $15 per audition, $15 per selected participant
Nov. 5 - Late fees due (with invoice), $30 per audition, $30 per selected participant
Nov. 5 - HS Jazz Band clinic & performance at Junction City HS
Excerpts may be downloaded from the KMEA website.
KMEA Jazz Excerpts
Auditions will be submitted through Festival Scores in mp3 format.
The chromatic scale (horns only) and each etude will be a separate mp3 recording submission.
There will be no sight reading due to use of the Festival Scores system. Follow the link to Festival Scores and set up a Director account.
Audition Event Tag
Directors will need to activate the following tag in their Festival Scores account:
Record the following mp3 files for each audition: