2017-18 BJHS Leadership Audition Information


Interviews – Monday, May 1 (3:45-5:30pm)

Drum Major Auditions – Monday, May 1 (5:30-6:30pm)

The 2017-18 Leadership Team will be chosen using several processes to determine qualification. Section leaders should complete their musical/performance audition, interview, and submit a leadership application. Drum major candidates should complete a music audition, interview, conducting audition, and 3 page paper on philosophy of leadership. Once chosen, the leadership will attend rookie camp (May 31-June 2) and the DCI Atlanta Regional July 29 as a part of leadership training.

Important Information:

  • All leadership team members will be expected to help with instruction related to music, choreography, and marching.
  • They are expected to conduct themselves professionally in person, in email correspondence, and on social media.
  • They will treat all section members with respect and will refrain from any degrading or offensive language at all times.
  • They will be responsible for conveying all information regarding uniforms, scheduling, practices, etc. to all section members through text message, email, and/or social media.
  • They will consult the directors on every decision regarding their sections, extra rehearsals, problems with section members, etc.
  • They will model appropriate rehearsal etiquette.

To Audition for Leadership:

  1. Complete 2017-18 leadership application by Friday, April 28.  Password is concurrent with all other audition passwords.
  2. Attend leadership interviews on Monday, May 1 (3:45-5:30pm) in BJHS Bandroom.

To Audition for Drum Major:

  1. Download and prepare 2017 Drum Major Audition materials. Password is concurrent with all other audition passwords.
  2. Complete 2017-18 leadership application by Friday, April 28.  Password is concurrent with all other audition passwords.
  3. Complete conducting audition and interview on Monday, May 1 (5:30-6:30pm) in BJHS Bandroom.
  4. Complete a 3 page, double-spaced philosophy of leadership paper to turn in when you interview prior to your conducting audition.

If you do not receive passwords via email or are a transfer student from another system, please fill out the contact form and passwords will be sent to you.

ALL COMPLETED FORMS ARE REQUIRED TO AUDITION.