Jazz Link Ambassadors – Elementary Application

Audition Directions:

 

At the audition, you will be asked to improvise, play a prepared piece, and perform a couple of scales. See below for specific requirements and follow the links for access to sheet music and a recording to practice your improvisation.

 

 

Scales

Concert Bb Major Scale

-Bb major for flute, trombone, guitar, piano, bass

-C major for tenor sax, clarinet, trumpet

-G major for alto sax, bari sax

 

Blues Scale

-Key of your choice

 

Prepared Melody

Now’s The Time – links to the sheet music are below

 

Improvisation

Concert Bb Blues – Link to a backing track is below

 

 

 

Elementary Audition Components and audio clips:

 

Now’s The Time – C Instruments (flute, guitar, piano)

 

Now’s The Time – Bass Clef Instruments (trombone, bass)

 

Now’s The Time – Bb Instruments (clarinet, tenor sax, trumpet)

 

Now’s The Time – Eb Instruments (alto sax, bari sax)

 

Bb Blues Backing Track

 

 

 

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