Please fill out the form and a DWS conductor will contact you to schedule an audition date and time. If you
have any questions, send a direct e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Auditions are by appointment only, and will be in person, unless no other option is possible. A DWS conductor
will either visit your school, or agree on a meeting place to hold the audition. Auditions will close when all
positions are filled.
You will be asked to perform a variety of major/minor scales, a melodic excerpt (usually slower in nature) and
a more technical excerpt (usually faster in nature). You will be responsible to select the excerpts (ask your
band director if needed), and they can be from any source (etudes, solos, concert music). Sight-reading may be
The Diablo Wind Symphony is committed to supporting local music programs. All DWS members MUST be in their
school music programs unless their school does not have a program. There are no exceptions to this