Bands Audition Information

Visit the Golden Buffalo Marching Band page for information about joining the marching band.

Membership in the Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band is determined solely by auditions. Each audition will be 7-10 minutes in length. Sign-up sheets will be available online beginning Aug. 1. Each person should have a prepared solo or etude from the downloadable excerpts and will be asked to sight-read. All auditions will take place in Grusin Music Hall. Wind auditions for the CU Symphony Orchestra will take place at the same times.

Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band auditions

Friday, Aug. 25   

Saturday, Aug. 26

Sunday, Aug. 27  

  • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Euphonium/Tuba (Excerpts coming soon)
  • 1-4 p.m. Trombone (Excerpts
  • 5:30-9 p.m. Percussion (Excerpts)

Results will be posted on the bulletin board Monday, Aug. 28 after 12 p.m.

Regular rehearsals for the Wind Symphony begin on Tuesday, Aug. 29.

Regular rehearsals for the Symphonic Band begin on Wednesday, Aug. 30.  

If you have UNAVOIDABLE conflicts for the audition, it may be possible to arrange an alternate audition time. Please contact Laura Graham, Ensembles Assistant, at lmgraham@colorado.edu or 303-492-6584.