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AUDITIONS

CADETS & SLAM

 

CADETS & SLAM AUDITIONS:

• Drumline Basics Download Music

• A variety of warm-up exercises:

8 on a Hand

Accent Tap

Timing

Double Beat

Roll Exercise

Easy Cadences Snare

Easy Cadences Quads

Easy Cadences Bass

If students are new members of Groove & are not familiar with these exercises, the instructors will take them through the exercises during the audition and access their abilities for their group placement.

 

Auditions are Closed! Email us if you're interested in joining either group. 

IMPACT & PURSUIT

IMPACT AUDITIONS:

**Please prepare ONLY the specific audition material listed below and a 1-2 minute solo**

  • Front Ensemble will play:

    • Scales/Arpeggios in C major & A major​

    • London Bridge

    • 7/8 Block Chords

    • Solo Piece

    • Music Here

  • Battery will play:

    • 7-5-3 (or 8 on a hand)​

    • Three Camps

    • 3/4 Rolls

    • Advance Timing

    • 1-2 minute solo

    • Music Here

  • Cymbals will play:

    • 10 crashes total: ranging from very soft to loud​

    • 5 other sounds/effects that you can define, perform and teach

    • 90 second solo. Be Creative!

PURSUIT AUDITIONS:

**Please prepare ONLY the specific audition material listed below and a 1-2 minute solo**

  • Front Ensemble will play:

    • Scales/Arpeggios in C major & A major​

    • London Bridge

    • 7/8 Block Chords

    • 1-2 minute Solo Piece

    • Music Here

  • Battery will play:

    • 7-5-3 (or 8 on a hand)​

    • Three Camps

    • 3/4 Rolls

    • Advance Timing

    • 1-2 minute solo

    • Music Here

  • Cymbals will play:

  • 10 crashes total: ranging from very soft to loud​

  • 5 other sounds/effects that you can define, perform and teach

  • 90 second solo. Be Creative!

 

Auditions are Closed! Email us if you're interested in joining either group. 

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