Here are the revised Set 1 etudes. Some have changed, some have not, please review the audition material carefully. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any discrepancies or changes that need to be made as soon as you notice them. A huge thanks to Derek Limback for assistance on the rewrites.
Download the parts below. In addition to the Swing and Latin etudes, auditions will also include "The Preacher" from Approaching the Standards, vol. 1 and "Kenny'll Make It" from Blues in All Keys, vol. 42.
No scales are required.
During the All-State Jazz audition callbacks, rhythm section instruments will have individual instrument-specific callbacks and not as a full rhythm section starting for the 2020-2021 school year Sight-reading will be required for all wind and rhythm section instruments on callback auditions.
"The Preacher" and "Kenny'll Make It" Winds will be required to play the melody and improvise a minimum of one chorus on "The Preacher" and "Kenny'll Make It". Piano, Guitar, Vibes, and Bass will play the melody first time, comp or walk second time, and improvise third time on "The Preacher" and "Kenny'll Make It".
MOAJE ETUDES; "Swing" and "Latin" Winds should perform the "Swing" and "Latin" etudes with the rhythm section MP3 accompaniment. Rhythm section instruments should be prepared to perform with MP3 accompaniment with their track muted on the recording. During the All-State Audition call-backs, rhythm section instruments will NOT play as a rhythm section with other call back performers, they will perform single instrument call backs like the wind instruments. Drums should be able to demonstrate a variety of styles, including Samba, Bossa, Waltz, and Funk as demonstrated in this PDF file.