Information & Application Form – Jazz Honor Groups

Information & Application Form – Jazz Honor Groups 2017-09-21T23:06:58+00:00

New Audition Application Process for 2018


  • All applications MUST be submitted online along with your $30 application fee payable via credit/debit card.
    • No other payment method will be accepted.
    • Incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • The time-stamped deadline for Jazz applications/fees is 11:59 PM on October 27, 2017.
    • Applications/fees will not be accepted or processed after the 11:59 PM timestamp on October 27, 2017 and no audition times will be issued.
    • No walk-in applications or payments will be accepted.
  • Directors will receive a listing of students from their school who wish to audition for verification and audition approval.
    • Deadline for verification to the SCSBOA office will be no later than November 3, 2017.

Completing the Application:

  • Complete the online application. Please make sure to fill out the application in its entirety, including electronic signatures at the end of the application.
  • Select the date you wish to audition and provide a preference of AM/PM audition time and the instrument(s) you are auditioning on. Time preferences are not guaranteed.
  • Please make sure to fill out the application in its entirety, including electronic signatures at the end of the application.
  • Upon submission of application and fee, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your transaction. This receipt will also be sent to the SCSBOA office. Please do not contact the office to see if your application has been received.

Receiving the Audition Time(s):

  • Check the SCSBOA website AFTER November 10, 2017 for audition times.
  • Refunds will not be issued.

Prepare for a Successful Audition:

  • Download the Jazz Audition List from the SCSBOA website under the Honor Groups tab, find your instrument on the list, and download the etudes.
  • Practice etudes and sight-reading skills (ask your private teacher or director for advice on sight-reading).

Audition Results:

Audition results will be posted online at the SCSBOA website, under the Honor Groups tab AFTER December 8, 2017.

Required Rehearsals:

Print Rehearsal Information

Jazz Honor Ensembles Application

Click here to download an endorsement from your school’s director. It will need to be completed and uploaded with this application before you’re able to apply.
  • We, the undersigned, recommend this applicant as an outstanding student and musician. He/she is a member of the school band/orchestra, has excellent character, and is deserving of consideration for membership in an SCSBOA Honor Group. If accepted in the group, we will cooperate in assisting the student to meet his/her responsibilities of membership, including being present at rehearsals and performances. We have read and understand all the information contained on the Honor Group application and checklist. Signatures, membership number, and audition fee are required to process this application.
  • School Information

  • Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, jpeg, png.
    Click here to download an endorsement from your school's director. It will need to be completed and uploaded with this application before you're able to apply. Use the "Choose File" button above to upload the completed document from your computer.
  • Membership

  • Audition Selection

    No phone calls for audition time. No walk-in applications will be accepted. Audition times WILL NOT be changed once processed by the SCSBOA office.
  • Reminder:
    1. Participation is limited to those students who are regularly enrolled in performance organizations at their respective school at the time of application, acceptance, rehearsal, and performance of the honor group (unless school performance organization does not exist).
    2. Auditions are limited to students whose directors are current SCSBOA members.
    3. If student is accepted, he/she will be required to pay a participation fee of $135.00.
    4. Students auditioning for Jazz Honor Groups MAY audition for High School Band/Orchestra, Middle School Band/Orchestra, and Jazz Honor Groups but will not be able to participate in both if selected..
  • Dana Hills High School
    December 2, 2017
    33333 Golden Lantern
    Dana Point, CA 92629

    Suzanne Middle School
    December 3, 2017
    525 Suzanne Road
    Walnut, CA 91789
  • Application Fee

  • Includes $0.75 online transaction fee.
  • $0.00
  • American Express
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