2015 Marching 100 Drumline/Pit Auditions

Dates: Monday April 27, Wednesday April 29, Friday May 1 – After School until 5pm.

Be Prepared to play ALL of the following in the packet:

Drumline (on the instrument you are auditioning for):
Check Patterns – Duple
Check Patterns – Triple
“The Shuffle”
8 on a hand – page 6
Chicken and a Roll – page 24
Triplet Rolls – page 30
Paradiddle Pride – Freedom-diddles copy
Triplet Grid
4-2-1 Sixteenth Grid

Pit (on the instrument you are auditioning for):
Check Patterns – Duple
Check Patterns – Triple
Full Down Tap Up
Exercise 3 – know this in all 12 keys
Exercise 10
Double Vertical Strokes ‘02
Arabian
Ewazen
Triplet Grid
4-2-1 Sixteenth Grid

  • You may come in during 4th hour or stay after school to practice. Communicate with Ms. Cudney.
  • All of these materials are posted in the percussion section on abob.net

*Please keep in mind that previous behavior/attendance in band may also effect placement.