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2014 Audition Information for Brass and Woodwind Players (non-music majors)


I. Audition Dates

A. Audition on your Summer Orientation date at GVSU or alternate date. Indicate date in Registration E-mail.

** If you cannot attend one of these dates, please indicate in "Registration E-mail."

II. Registration Process

Please send an e-mail to with the following information:

1. Subject Line: 2014 GVSU Woodwind/Brass Audition Registration

2. Name

3. E-mail address

4. Phone numbers (Home and Cell, please indicate)

5. Instrument

6. High School Attended

7. Day you wish to audition (Please indicate Summer Orientation date or other date).

8. Have you been accepted to GVSU for Fall 2014? (Yes or No)

**Once we have received your "Registration E-mail," you will be contacted by phone to set up an audition time on your selected date.

III. Audition Music

A. Sight Reading

B. Range check using the Bb Concert scale.

**Those auditioning for entrance into the GVSU Music Department as music majors must schedule their audition through the Music Office. More information concerning dates and audition can be found at Your audition will count as an audition for the Laker Marching Band.

2014 GVSU Laker Marching Band Instrumentation
Piccolo (Flute)
Bb Clarinet
Alto Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Mellophone (F Horn)

**GVSU provides instruments for the following ONLY: Mellophone, Baritone, and Sousaphone.

If you would like to get more information about the Laker Marching Band, please contact the Band Office at (616) 331-3396 or at  Please leave a voicemail if your call is not answered!


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