Summer is quickly approaching and now is a good time to start on your WIBC audition for 2012. The deadline to upload your MP3 auditions is October 4, 2012.
The WIBC Auditions are up and ready to go at this link:
Quick link to PDF of all solos for each instrument:
Info about 2012 Auditions:
* The auditions are the same as last year.
* Each instrument will record two solos with the use of SmartMusic or other recording software (visit links above for more info).
* The percussion solos are the same from last year.
* Percussionists must choose TWO of the three solos for their 2012 audition (timpani, mallets, and/or snare drum).
* You can use your All-State audition music instead of the WIBC audition music.
* Deadline is October 4, 2012
* WIBC weekend – Friday, Nov. 16 – Monday, Nov. 19, 2012
WIBC Guest Conductors:
* Peter Boonshaft (Hofstra University, NY – Conductor)
* Paula Crider (Univ. of Texas, retired – Conductor)
* Frank De Vuyst (Spain – Conductor)
* Larry Gookin (Central Washington Univ. – Soloist Conductor)
* Tim Lautzenheiser (Leadership Clinician – Conductor)
* Richard Saucedo (Carmel High School – Composer/Conductor)
Guest Vocal Soloist:
* Yolanda Pelzer (Navy Band Soloist – performed with U.S. Navy Commodores)
http://www.bandworld.org/Pageview.aspx?PageID=19 <— CLICK HERE for more info on guest conductors and soloist.