2018 Kiwanis Music Scholarship Competition

Preliminary Round - May 3rd The Santa Monica Kiwanis Club Music Scholarship Competition will hold preliminary auditions at Santa Monica High School, after school on Thursday, May 3rd. Signups for Samohi Band students are posted in the Band Room. Auditions will be evaluated by adjudicators from outside the district. Accompanists are not required for the … Continue reading 2018 Kiwanis Music Scholarship Competition

2018 SMMUSD Solo & Small Ensemble Festival

Sunday, April 15 - Solo / Ensemble Festival Hosted by the Samohi Orchestras CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE Please plan on arriving at the SMC Performing Arts Center at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled performance time.  The 2018 SMMUSD Solo & Small Ensemble Festival takes place Sunday, April 15th. The event is open … Continue reading 2018 SMMUSD Solo & Small Ensemble Festival

2018 All-Southern Honor Group Audition Times

Did you submit an application to audition for a 2018 All-Southern California Honor Group? AUDITION TIMES HAVE BEEN POSTED FOR All-Southern California Honor Bands, Orchestras, and Jazz Bands.   CLICK HERE to check your audition time at your location. Click on the link above. Scroll down under the audition date and site you selected:  either … Continue reading 2018 All-Southern Honor Group Audition Times

2018 All-State Honor Band, Orchestra, and Jazz Band Auditions

NOTE: This post was written for the February, 2018 California All-State Music Education Conference Honor Ensembles. Click here for 2019 ALL-STATE Audition information Audition results for 2018 CASMEC Honor Ensembles have been posted here:  2018 All-State Results Auditions for 2018 All-State Honor Ensembles were due on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 For grades 9-12, California offers a high school … Continue reading 2018 All-State Honor Band, Orchestra, and Jazz Band Auditions

2018 Bob Cole Honors Festival at CSULB

Outside Performance Opportunity: Bob Cole Honors Festival at CSULB The third Bob Cole Conservatory Honors Festival is coming up soon! This festival will bring together the most talented student musicians from across Southern California to perform in a Wind Symphony, a Concert Choir, and String ensemble. The Bob Cole Honors Festival is unique: students will have … Continue reading 2018 Bob Cole Honors Festival at CSULB

University of Redlands Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic

Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic The University of Redlands School of Music is pleased to offer an All-Southern/All-State Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic for high school students. The clinic will take place on Saturday, October 7 at the University of Redlands. THE CLINIC IS FREE; HOWEVER, YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE Winds, Brass … Continue reading University of Redlands Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic

2018 All-Southern Honor Group Applications – November 3 Deadline

To all Concert Band students:   The Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) has opened the application process for All-Southern California Honor Bands, Orchestras, and Jazz Bands – January 25-28, 2018 in Garden Grove, CA. The process has changed from last year! ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE, DIRECTLY TO SCSBOA. The time-stamped deadline … Continue reading 2018 All-Southern Honor Group Applications – November 3 Deadline