Middle Level Band

Middle Level Band


Audition Requirements
For 2021-22, we'll be using Cycle 2.

The NCKMEA ML Band will be using the Festival Scores audition management system. Teachers may create their Director accounts and put in their student profiles now.

Important Dates
TBA - Directors may start uploading recordings to Festival Scores.
TBA - Recorded auditions must be uploaded by 11:59:59 PM on this date. Late entries are not possible.
TBA - Judging begins
TBA - Judging completed
TBA - Roster posted no earlier than this date
Oct. 29 - Participation fees due with invoice
Nov. 6 - Clinic & Concert @ Junction City HS

Festival Scores information video
Directors should watch this short video to become familiar with the Festival Scores audition system.
Audition Excerpts

Winds & Mallets (record two mp3 files)
  • mp3 file 1 - Essential Elements Book 3 - TBA.
  • mp3 file 2 - Chromatic Scale: slurred up tongued down quarter note = 90
Snare (record two mp3 files)
  • mp3 file 1 - Essential Elements Book 3 - TBA
  • mp3 file 2 - Essential Elements Book 3 - TBA
Timpani (record one mp3 file)
  • mp3 file 1 - Essential Elements Book 3 - #123: Record Tuning of three timpani then play exercise with no fermatas. Quarter Note = 120

Festival Scores - Audition Event Tags for 2021-22

Directors, you will need to activate the following Event Tags in your Festival Scores Director account in order to upload audition entries.

Audition EventEvent Tag
Winds and MalletsTBA
Stuart Roegge
Concordia High School
1001 E. 7th St
Concordia, KS 66901

Important Dates - ML Band
Aug. 25, 2021 - Wed
Downbeat Session
Manhattan HS Cafeteria
5:00 PM - Social Time
5:45 PM - Business Meeting
TBA -  
Audition Upload Deadline — Middle Level Band
Oct. 29, 2021 - Fri
Participation Fees Due — HS Jazz Band, ML Band, ML Choir
Nov. 6, 2021 - Sat
Clinics & Concerts — HS Jazz Band, ML Band, ML Choir
Junction City HS

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