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UMBC Jazz ensemble auditions

There are currently four jazz groups at UMBC, the Jazz Ensemble, two small groups, and the Jazz Guitar Ensemble. The audition is the same for all groups. Non-traditional instruments are welcome.


Auditions will take place on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 12-1 for drums and vibes, 1-3pm for everyone else, in the new PAHB, Room 172. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door. Walk-ins will also be welcome. Please notify Matt Belzer if you have a conflict with this date and time.


Auditions procedures are described in the applicable PDF document below. All instrumentalists are welcome including low brass and strings. Both new and returning students are required to audition. Contact Matt Belzer with any questions.

Audition information for:




Bass Trombone

Piano, Guitar, Vibes



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