High School Honor Band Festival

Exciting news! We're pleased to announce the students who will be participating in the 2017 High School Honor Band. Congratulations to all! View the list >> Honor band music will be emailed to the students by the week of February 1.

Thank you for auditioning to be a part of the 2017 CU High School Honor Band under the direction of guest conductor, Austin Symphonic Band Music Director Richard Floyd. Please complete this audition form in its entirety and submit your recorded audition file in the appropriate place directly within this form. Should you have any problems submitting your audition form or audio recording or if you have any questions about the CU High School Honor Band event, please contact the band office at 303-492-6584 or via email at HSHonorBand@colorado.edu.

View the band directors' information packet >>

Dates: Friday, Feb. 24-Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

View the 2017 schedule >>

Audition materials

Colorado All-State excerpts and scales: Two major and one chromatic scale of the player’s choice, either slurred or in any slur pattern. Scales should be played in sixteenth notes with a tempo no slower than 1/4 note = 60. Scales should consist of the appropriate number of octaves according to the players accomplishment.

Regional site auditions

If you are auditioning at a Regional Audition Site, please fill out the form at the link below in advance of your live audition (in this case, there is no need to submit an audio file within the form).

Online audition submission

Submit your application information and audition recording (label your audio file with your "last name_first name") by clicking on the link below.

Auditions for 2017 Honor Band are closed.