Application for County Ensembles 2020-21 Season

In order for you to complete the application form below you must have read the following documents: 

Once you have completed the application form, please submit your video audition to title your video submission with the candidate’s name, instrument and preferred County Ensemble eg. “Alison Smith, trombone, West Sussex Youth Big Band” and use ‘wetransfer’ to submit your video 

Audition requirements:

Auditions will be by submission of a video not longer than 8 minutes in duration containing an unaccompanied performance of two contrasting pieces. To comply with the 8 minute time limit it may not be possible to perform all of your chosen pieces. The audition process may also include a Zoom meeting to allow the panel to talk to candidates and hear sight-reading, if appropriate. If this is the case, we will contact you in early September to make arrangements.


County Ensembles Audition Application Form 2020-21 Season

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Musical Details

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Please identify your most recent/current ensemble experience. If you have chosen School or Other please give further details below.

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