What: 2021 Young Young Lions All-Star Band Auditions
The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra is pleased to announce auditions for the 2021 Young Lions All-Star Band. Those selected will perform with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra in a livestreamed concert on June 3, 2021.
The competition is open to musicians, middle school age and older, who have not reached their 22nd birthday on or before June 3, 2021, and who perform bass, drums, guitar, trumpet, trombone, piano, or saxophone (soprano, alto, tenor, or baritone) instruments.
Competitors must submit a recorded audition that includes a chromatic scale over the entire range of the instrument, a prepared piece supplied by the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra, and an improvised solo. Applications and recordings must be received by noon on Monday, May 3, 2021. Audition results will be announced on May 10, 2021.
Those selected to perform in the Young Lions All-Star Band will perform with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra on June 3, 2021 at the Auld Center in Antelope Park and receive recognition in the program.
For more information, please contact the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra office at (402) 477-8446 or email [email protected] Application forms are available to download here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5t67medo8y07q3k/20-21%20Young%20Lions%20Flyer.pdf?dl=0.