Students should be prepared to perform all five tunes below. The faculty will select two of the five tunes. ALL MATERIALS MUST BE MEMORIZED.
- Stella By Starlight
- Body & Soul
- Alone Together
Students will be given one minute to look over the material and will be given a tempo or have the student play along with a recorded backing track.
Rhythm instruments should also be prepared to demonstrate comping skills (piano, guitar), or walking (bass). Drumset auditionees will be asked to demonstrate a variety of styles including but not limited to: swing, up-tempo, Latin styles, rock/funk, brushes, waltz, trading fours.
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are considering Wichita State for your graduate studies.
William Flynn, Assistant Professor of Jazz Guitar