Auditions for the Jazz Ensemble & Combos are held at the beginning of each academic semester and sign up sheets can be found on the door of Room 207/209 Couch (Jazz Room). The requirements for the general audition are as follows:

1. 1-2 minutes of a prepared jazz piece (solo/transcription/tune) (Rhythm section players will be asked to play in different styles and/or demonstrate a basic blues progression)

2. Short sight-reading (from a standard big band arrangement)

3. Improvisation over a standard Blues (NOT REQUIRED)

(RHYTHM SECTION: drumset, piano, bass and guitar amps will be provided.)

For further information, contact Dr. Crotts by email at or call 404-894-3194.