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Spring 2013 CRN Numbers - Applied Music

Music Course Rotation -

This rotation chart is subject to revision. Check with your advisor to confirm course offerings.  A number of courses which were included in old curriculum models are on this chart. If a course has a line through its title the course is no longer offered.

 

Ensemble Audition Information

USM Concert Band

Wednesday, Sept 4; afternoon

Sign up sheet will be posted on the Concert Band Bulletin board, Ground floor Corthell Hall.

Auditions are 5 minutes in length and should be of a solo or etude of the player's choice

Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra -

Wednesday, Sept 4; 7:00 p.m.

Sign up sheet will be posted on the Orchestra Bulletin board, Ground floor Corthell Hall.

All USM String student and and ALL new community players, regardless of instrument will audition at this time.

USM Wind, Brass and percussion players audition for USM Concert Band and indicate orchestra on the band audition form.

USM Jazz Band

Horns (Wind & Brass) 109E Corthell

  • Wednesday, Sept 4; 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, Sept 5; 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Sign up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board outside of 109E Corthell.

Rhythm Section (Guitar, Bass, Piano, Drums) 320 Corthell

  • Thursday, Sept 5; 5:00 pm

No sign up required. Arrive ready to play at 5:00 p.m.

Music and directions for all parts for this audition are available in the School of Music office 103 Corthell Hall during office hours Tuesday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

University Chorale

Tuesday, Sept 3

Wednesday, Sept 4

Sign up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board outside of 210 Corthell.

All new singers in Chorale should sign up for a 3 minute audition slot.  The Chorale audition includes singing "My country 'tis of thee" as well as a brief sightsinging passage. Please note: if you wish to audition for Chamber Singers, sign up for 6 minutes.  See below.

USM Chamber Singers

Tuesday, Sept 3

Wednesday, Sept 4

Sign up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board outside of 210 Corthell.

All Chamber Singers who did not audition last Spring should sign up for a 6 minute audition slot.  All who are auditioning for Chamber Singers are asked to prepare a one-minute solo of your choosing (select something that you really like and can sing well) and sightsinging. In addition I will ask the Chamber Singers auditionees to prepare a brief choral selection, which will be available (see Room 210 Corthell Hall) on the first day of class.

Fall Musical
Spring Musical- The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Sunday, Sept 15; 10:30 a.m. Corthell 320

Please prepare to sing 2 contrasting 16 bar selections appropriate for the show and/or your vocal strengths. Familiarity with the score will be helpful during callbacks..

Call backs TBA later in the afternoon

 

Recital Class Information - MUS 442

In class performance schedule for Fall 2013

 

Student Recital forms

2012-2013 Student Recital Date Reservation Application - This will place a hold on this date for your recital, but will not be confirmed until the permit application is signed by your applied music instructor and filed with the Music Operations Director. This process requires signatures of your applied music instructor and other performers in your program.

2012-2013 Student Recital Program Template - please plan to submit this at least 4 weeks prior to your recital date.

 

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