High School Festival

2021/22 HIGH SCHOOL BAND AND CHORUS FESTIVAL 

ALL HIGH SCHOOL BAND AND CHORUS FESTIVAL DATES HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED TO THE FOLLOWING DATES

Monday, April 25, High School Band Rehearsal – 4:00-9:00 P.M.

Tuesday, April 26, High School Chorus Rehearsal – 4:00-9:00 P.M.

Wednesday, April 27, H.S. Band Rehearsal – 4:00-9:00 P.M.

Thursday, April 28, H.S. Chorus Rehearsal – 4:00-9:00 P.M.

Saturday, April 30, H.S. Band Rehearsal – 8:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

Saturday, April 30, H.S. Chorus Rehearsal – 1:00-5:00 P.M.

Sunday, May 1, H.S. Chorus Concert – 2:30 P.M.

Sunday, May 1, H.S. Band Concert – 4:00 P.M.


Due to our postponement from January and student conflicts with our rescheduled festival, there is an opportunity for additional students to audition for the 2022 Bergen County Band.  Openings are as follows:

Bass Clarinet – 1 seat

F Horn – 3 seats

Euphonium – 1 seat

Tuba – 1 seat

Audition information is as follows:

1.  Audition preparation materials are exactly the same as the December auditions – Hounds of Spring and the requisite scales.

2.  Auditions will be on Monday, April 25 at 3:30 PM at Bergenfield HS (auditioning students should be prepared to stay for the 4-9 PM rehearsal if they are accepted)

3.  Students must attend all rehearsals and the concert.  Dates are listed above.

4.  Students must register using the link below.  They must then bring the completed endorsement form and the audition fee to the audition on April 25.

5.  There will be no additional registration information or responsibilities for Directors.

6.  Directors should e-mail Evan Cooper to inform him about students applying.


BERGEN COUNTY BAND FORMS

BAND AUDITION REQUIREMENTS – WINDS

BAND STUDENT INSTRUCTIONS

BAND STUDENT APPLICATION (For Special Open Audition Only)

BAND AUDITION REQUIREMENTS – PERCUSSION

PERCUSSION ETUDE PDF FILES: MULTI PERCUSSION, TIMPANI, MALLET PERCUSSION


BAND DIRECTOR INSTRUCTIONS

GENERAL DIRECTOR AUDITION INFORMATION

BAND DIRECTOR APPLICATION


BERGEN COUNTY CHORUS FORMS

Please check the Director and Student Audition information for submission deadlines.

CHORUS AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

CHORUS SOLO FILE PDF – ALL VOICES

CHORUS STUDENT INSTRUCTIONS

HS CHORUS STUDENT APPLICATION


CHORUS DIRECTOR INSTRUCTIONS- Revised

GENERAL DIRECTOR AUDITION INFORMATION-Revised

CHORUS DIRECTOR APPLICATION

 

 

If you have any questions, you may contact:

Amy Wilcox (Band Auditions Chair) at 201-768-3200 ext. 24550 or wilcox@nvnet.org

Lynn Morneweck-Fuld (Choral Auditions Chair) at 201-762-2300, ext. 7248 or lmorneweck@mahwah.k12.nj.us

Evan Cooper (Festival Co-Coordinator) at 201-906-5217 or cooperesc@gmail.com