Colorado All-State Band 2017

University of Northern Colorado School of Music,
Colorado Music Educators Association,
and
Colorado High School Activities Association
present

The 66th Annual Colorado All-State Band

All-State Concert Band

Scott Jones, Guest Conductor
Professor of Conducting and Ensembles, Ohio State University

All-State Symphonic Band

Craig Kirchhoff, Guest Conductor
Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota


The 110-piece Concert Band is open only to students from high schools of 1,100 or fewer students based on “enrollment” count in 2015 -2016 CHSAA Directory.
(Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors)


The 110-piece Symphonic Band is open to students from all schools.
(Juniors and Seniors only)



All-State Weekend:
March 30 - April 1, 2017
(Greeley, Colorado)
All-State Auditions:
November 28 - December 2, 2016
Audition Locations and Times


For further information,
please contact:

UNC Bands
Frasier 18, Campus Box 28
Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: (970) 351-2273
Fax: (970) 351-2639
Email: ColoradoAllStateBand@unco.edu

Resources:

General Information (PDF) Audition Schedule (PDF) Audition Permission (PDF) Adjudication Form (PDF) Audition Envelope (PDF)

Audition Materials

Audition materials and procedures are the same for both bands. A $20.00 fee will be charged for each auditioning student.

Scales

Sightreading

Etudes

Will be drawn from the following readily available books. Students proficient on more than one instrument within the same family (flute/piccolo, oboe/English horn, high clarinet/low clarinet, all the saxophones, trombone/euphonium, etc.) are strongly encouraged to audition on each instrument, using separate audition times and audition permission forms.

Flute/Piccolo

Oboe/English Horn

Bassoon

High Clarinet

Low Clarinet

Saxophone

Trumpet/Cornet

Horn

Trombone/Euphonium

Bass Trombone

Tuba

String bass

Percussion

Mallets
Snare Drum
Timpani