Mountaineer Honor Jazz BandMarch 27-28, 2020
Featuring A Special Guest to Be Announced
The Honor Jazz Band is a two-day experience for high school jazz students. Participants will be selected based on a recorded audition and music teacher recommendation. The Honor Jazz Band will rehearse and perform together under the direction of Jared Sims, Director of Jazz Studies at West Virginia University, and participate in a master class with a special guest jazz artist. The experience will include WVU faculty and student jazz performances and culminates with a performance by the Honor Jazz Band. The event is FREE to participants, but students pay for their own lodging and expenses.
Auditions are now being accepted
Download the audition score for your instrument (PDFs):
3. Recordings and teacher recommendations should be emailed to WVUJazzStudies@mail.wvu.edu.
AUDITIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED! THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS FEBRUARY 24, 2020.