The auditions for the Symphonic Band, Wind Symphony, and Orchestral Winds & Percussion are the same audition process. Students will audition for the first round at their district site. Those who pass this round will advance to the final round. Students will let their ensemble preference be known at this round. Final Round results and student preference will determine final selection for each ensemble.

Student Eligibility

Students must be a member in good standing of their high school music organization. They have to attend all rehearsals and performances of their OkMEA All-State organization and abide by the Rules of Conduct. Students must be eligible academically under OSSAA guidelines at the time of auditions and at the time of the festival.

Deadlines and Fees

First Deadline – September 22, 2018
– $15.00 per entry
Second Deadline – September 29, 2018
– $45.00 per entry
Emergency Deadline – Contact Band VP
– $100.00 per entry

Audition Dates

First Round – Saturday, November 3
Second Round – Saturday, December 1
*Contingency Date – Saturday, December 8

The bad weather contingency date (December 8) is only invoked by the OkMEA President. All students must audition on December 1 unless that audition date is cancelled.

 

District Site Locations

There are 10 District Sites for First Round auditions. All Second Round auditions are held at Westmoore High School in December.

Click here to access the list of District Sites which includes Chair, Site, and School information.

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Audition Materials

Students should be prepared to play any of the four scale sets, etudes, and sight read for First Round auditions. Students do not have to play scales for Second Round auditions.

First Round Etudes
Second Round Etudes

Scale Sets (all instruments)

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Entry Forms

Entry Form – Before September 29
Please remember to fill in all areas of the registration form, including the complete contact information and primary instrument for yourself and all directors from your school. This information is vital when scheduling judges/monitors.
Online Entry Form

Emergency Entry Form – After September 29
Please download the Emergency Application, complete all information, and email a copy to the Wind Symphony Chair and Band Vice President. Print a completed copy to bring with emergency audition fees to the audition site and deliver directly to your District Site Chair.
Download the Emergency Audition Application

Gina Thompson, All-State Wind Symphony Chair

624 North Elk Way
Mustang, OK 73064
(903) 926-6943
GinaThompson2017@gmail.com

Rusty Chevalier, All-State Symphonic Band Chair

15740 N 92nd West Avenue
Skiatook, OK 74070
(918) 637-2263
Rusty.Chevalier.OkMEA@gmail.com