District 2 Jazz Honors Festival

April 25-26, 2018 at Yarmouth High School

AUDITION PRACTICE FILES with melodies played and sung. Etude and Ballad

District 2 Jazz Honors WEBSITE with music and recordings

Sample Video Audition

2018 Audition Requirements

This year students will record videos of themselves and upload to Youtube for adjudication. Process is outlined in the link.

Information and forms to fill out

Auditions info and main site

PROFESSIONAL RECORDINGS: - helps you learn the notes and think about jazz styling

Billie Holiday "More Than You Know"

Ella Fitzgerald "More Than You Know" . Start at 55 seconds in

OLD INFORMATION - new info coming soon

Festival Audition Materials

Audition sheet music pdfs

Audition recordings

RECORDINGS

The Things We Did Last Summer - Frank Sinatra

(this version is a half step higher than the low key - so pretty close)

The Things We Did Last Summer - Seth MacFarlane

(this version is a half step higher than the high key - so pretty close)

District 2 Jazz Etude (piano playing notes with measure 12 up the octave)

District 2 Jazz Etude (piano playing notes with measure 12 down the octave)

Recordings needed for practice and auditions - the "Official" recordings and website

Past Festival Information

(2017)

2017 Festival Trip Information

2017 Festival Permission Slip