Jazz Audition Requirements: Bass and Guitar

How to Apply:

  1. Prepare the audition materials listed below.
  2. Complete the online application.
  3. Upload your audition materials.

The priority application date is February 15, 2013.

Required Materials:

Audio or video file #1: Bb and E Major scales, 2 octaves

Audio or video file #2: G and E harmonic minor scales, 2 octaves

Audio or video file #3: Chromatic scale, 2 octaves

Audio or video file #4:

  • Bass and Electric Bass only: play the melody to a blues selection; improvise on a blues tune; and demonstrate two choruses of walking bass lines
  • Guitar only: play the melody and comp the chords to a jazz standard; improvise on a blues and/or a standard tune

 

 

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