6:00PM - 9:00PM
COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS
PICO CANYON HALL, ROOM 107
Jim Jeffrey, MFA
APPLICATIONS STILL BEING ACCEPTED FOR
➤ LATE AUDITIONS & REGISTRATION
The Guitar Orchestra learns and performs arrangements of Classical, Jazz, World, Folk, Movie, Holiday and occasionally Pop music. Students are welcome to play the type of guitar they are most comfortable with and/or want to challenge themselves to get better on, including Classical (nylon), Steel string acoustic, Electric and Bass. We are also open to students performing on Mandolin, Banjo, instruments from around the world and other guitar-like instruments.
➤ LATE AUDITIONS & REGISTRATION BEING ACCEPTED.
SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TODAY!
WHO MUST AUDITION?
(see requirements below)
All new students must audition and pay audition fees. Audition appointment time will be scheduled upon receipt of completed audition request form and payment of fees.
WHO DOES NOT NEED TO AUDITION?
Returning students who participated in Guitar Orchestra during the Spring 2018 semester do not need to audition. You must complete the online enrollment form prior to your in-person SCVYO registration.
MINIMUM GUITAR ORCHESTRA SKILL LEVEL &
1-2 years minimum experience
Ability to read musical notation in first position or beyond
Understanding of rhythms such as 8th notes,16th notes, triplets, key signatures and time signatures
Ability to play basic chords. More advanced players should be able to play 7th and extended chords. (Jazz Chords)
Students are strongly encouraged to participate in their school music program, where available
▶︎ All auditions are to be unaccompanied.
▶︎ Audition Processing Fee must be received in order to schedule your appointment