District 12 Auditions


Combined Chorus and Instrumental Auditions

Saturday, November 22, 2014
(Inclement weather make-up date: Saturday, December 6)
Bayard Rustin HS, West Chester
Michael Shoremount, Host


7:30-8:30 a.m. - Student registration
8:00 a.m. - Director meetings
9:00 a.m. - Auditions begin

All directors are asked to return in the evening or to remain on-site until scores are tallied and announced. At that time, folders containing the music for the District festival will be distributed.

***Please note that only registered students and directors will be allowed past the registration area. Parents who are waiting for their students will have a waiting room available to them, and will not be permitted in the student waiting area or audition area. For schools who are not transporting their students, it is suggested that parents drop students off in the morning and return when their students are finished with their audition.

Click here for a PDF of the 2014-2015 solo list

A number of errors were discovered in this year's clarinet solo. Click here for the errata.

Click here for a PDF of District 12 choral and instrumental audition policies (Revised: May 2014)

Click here for a PDF of District 12 percussion audition requirements

Click here to register students for auditions.

Instrumental Scale Procedures

Major Scales
Chromatic Scale
Snare Drum Rudiments

Harp: The procedure to audition for harp at the District, Region, and State level is now through the Acceptd online audition system. This information can be found on the state PMEA website under the "Resources" tab and click on Acceptd Information. Directions to submit as well as audition pieces can be found there. The window of opportunity to upload a Harp Audition is October 13, 2014 - November 9, 2014.