• Southeastern United States (SEUS) Honor Band:

    • SEUS Honor Band has been canceled for 2020.

     

    District VIII Honor Band

    • CLICK HERE FOR THE AUDITION MUSIC 
    • March 5-6, 2019

    • Held in Enterprise, AL at the Performing Arts Center (EHS)

    • Audition: All 12 major scales and arpeggios, C harmonic minor scale and arpeggio, Ab melodic minor scale and arpeggio, Chromatic scale, two prepared pieces from the Rubank Advanced Method book pictured below, and sight reading. Percussion - your music will be out of a different book to be posted after the Alabama Bandmaster's Association publishes what book will be used.

    • Auditions are held at Coppinville Jr. High on Saturday, January 30. Parents will be responsible for transportation to the audition and home after the audition

    • Cost:  The audition fee is $10 and is due January 10.  Students must also purchase the Rubank Advanced Method book for their instrument

    • All students wishing to audition must tell Mrs. Compton and turn in their $10 by January 10.

    • Audition results will be posted on this website: https://abadistrict8.webs.com/

    • Transportation: If your child makes District Honor Band, you are responsible for making sure that he or she is at the Performing Arts Center at Enterprise High School the days of honor band.

    • If your child is one of the top chairs in his or her section, they may be selected to participate in the Alabama All-State Band!  If this happens, we will provide more information at a later date. The All-State Band will be held in Mobile, AL April 14-17! We will take a bus to Mobile on April 14. Parents will be responsible for providing transportation HOME after the All-State concert on April 17.

    Rubank Advanced Method Vol. 1