Middle School Auditions


  • Saturday, January 11, 2014
  • Saturday, January 18, 2014 (Snow Date)


638 Walnut Street
Cary, NC 27511


Click here to register (Directors Only)


$8.00 per audition; $10.00 per school and/or division. The Postmark Deadline for Audition Fees and Registration Form is Wednesday, December 11, 2013. Late registrations will not be accepted. Please print the registraton form conformation page and send a copy with your payments to:

Green Hope High School
Attn: Brian Myers
2500 Carpenter Upchurch Road
Cary, NC 27519

Make checks out to: Central District Bandmasters Association

Procedural Instructions

You will find all information regarding the audition included in the Central District Bandmasters Association All-District Audition Procedures Handbook. Be sure to read through the entire document for information pertaining to:

  • specifics duties and responsibilities of chair person, sight host, and judging captains
  • director and student eligibility
  • registration procedures (Change for 2010-2011: There will be NO late registrations and/or day-of registrations accepted)
  • audition regulations
  • day of director and student check-in procedures
  • student audition and judging procedures
  • student runner responsibilities
  • band placement
  • sample score sheets
  • rubrics for scoring procedures


Solo List- for 2013-2014

MS Rotation 2
* Please note that the Trumpet, Horn, Baritone, Trombone numbers are Etude numbers and NOT page numbers



Middle School Audition Scales


  • Scales must be played in order they are posted above (update 12/8/10).

Director Information

  • All directors and judges must register immediately upon arrival at the auditions. At that time, you will be asked to present your current MENC membership card. Check to see when your membership expires. It is your responsibility to make sure your membership is current. If your MENC membership is not current, your students will not be allowed to audition. Additionally, all directors are expected to complete the on-line registration form for CDBA membership.Click here for registration.
  • Every director is expected to participate in judging, in the scoring room, or other duties as assigned. If you do not plan on participating your students will not be allowed to audition.
Middle School Auditions Chair
Brian Myers
Green Hope High School
2500 Carpenter Upchurch Road
Cary, NC 27519
Tel. 919-380-3700
Fax 919-380-3712
Middle School Site Host:
Chris Branam cbranam@wcpss.net
E. Cary Middle School
1111 Southeast Maynard Road
Cary, NC 27511