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AWS Auditions

Monday, August 20th 7:00-9:00 pm

Tuesday, August 21st 7:00-9:00 pm

Milton High School
13025 Birmingham Hwy, Milton, GA 30004

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We have IMMEDIATE openings for:

  • Oboe/English Horn
  • Bassoon
  • Alto Saxophone
  • Tenor Saxophone
  • Percussion
  • Trumpet
  • String Bass
  • Harp

Also auditioning for waiting/substitute lists. Substitutes must meet all attendance criteria as regular members.

The AWS rehearses Tuesday evenings from 7:30 - 9:30 in Milton High School, 13025 Birmingham Hwy, Alpharetta, GA 30004.

Our season is typically composed of four, 3:00 pm Sunday concerts in October, December, March and May. Other dates are Roswell Remembers, 10:15 Memorial Day, Behind Roswell City Hall;  Two performances in late June - Roswell Patriotic Celebration, RUMC.  Check our online schedule for specifics and any additional performances.

Audition requirements

Wind instruments

  • 2-minute prepared piece demonstrating lyrical and technical playing
    Please bring 3 copies of your prepared pieces for the audition committee.
  • Major scales
  • Chromatic scale
  • 1 sight-reading piece

    Percussion

  • A prepared solo for each of the following instruments, no more than 2 minutes each.
    Please bring 3 copies of your prepared pieces for the audition committee.
    • Marimba or Xylophone (your choice)
    • Snare Drum
    • Timpani
  • Sight reading on each of the above instruments - 2 minutes total