The mission of the IMEA is to promote lifelong music learning and to provide leadership for music education

Senior Band

Todd Black, SR Band Rep
Mattoon High School

Please contact Todd with specific questions regarding SR Band auditions.

2016 Guest Conductor
Matt Temple, New Trier High School 

2016 Senior Band Repertoire
Salute to the Sultan - Karl King/ed. Gene Milford
At Morning's First Light - David Gillingham
The Cave You Fear - Michael Markowski
Prairiescape - Robert Sheldon 

The District 5 Senior Band audition will consist of:

1) Play the entire ILMEA SR Band Scale Page for your instrument (all notes tongued w/ 3 minute time limit)
2) Play the ILMEA District 5 Senior Band etudes on your instrument (Percussion students shall be prepared to play all three etudes – Snare, Timpani & Mallet and Cymbal & Tambourine excerpts and should bring their own sticks and mallets for each instrument)
3) Sight-reading


The ILMEA SR Band Scale Page can be found here.

The ILMEA SR Band Etudes can be found here.

ILMEA SR Band Audition Procedures can be found here.

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