Become a Member

Important dates for our 2018 audition process are outlined below for each ensemble. Please note that to be a member of the Regional A group you do not need to attend any of the Independent A audition dates. To receive audition materials (music, etc.) for our Independent A ensemble you will need to fill out our 2018 Auditions Information Form. Materials will be emailed to you shortly after filling out the form.

Independent A

Key Dates:

  • September 17, 2017 - Informational Meeting
  • October 8, 2017 - Audition #1 (1 PM - 5 PM)
  • October 22, 2017 - Audition #2 (1 PM - 5 PM)
  • November 5, 2017 - Audition #3 (1 PM - 6 PM)

The cost of auditions for the Independent A ensemble is $30 for all audition dates payable at the first audition date you attend. All events outlined above are held at the Harrison High School Auditorium (29995 Twelve Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334). The audition process at FUPE is first and foremost a learning opportunity for those who attend. All students auditioning will receive quality instruction and feedback regarding their performance. The auditions process will include a comprehensive assessment of each student's achievement of music fundamentals, provided audition materials, and visual performance. The auditions will conclude with positions in our ensembles being offered to those who meet required skill sets and can commit to the time and monetary obligations of the ensemble. Please note this ensemble is generally reserved for high school aged students or older. If you are in middle school you are welcome to attend auditions, but should also look in to our Regional A line.

Regional A

Key Dates:

  • September 17, 2017 - Informational Meeting
  • November 15, 2017 @ 3 PM - Regional A First Rehearsal / Audition

There is no cost to audition for the Regional A line. Those looking to join the Regional A ensemble should attend the first rehearsal / audition on November 15, 2017.

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