Audition Information

Brass

BRASS CANDIDATES

AUDITIONS FOR 2019


Primary auditions have been completed for the 2019 season.   It is still possible to submit a Video Audition to be considered for membership.  At this time you must have received an invitation to our January Call-Back Camp in order to be eligible to attend additional auditions.

•Jan 11th-13th – Atlanta – Luella High School –MAP

You may still purchase an audition packet if you choose to prepare for a future audition.

Buy Audition Packet

We thank everyone who has participated in the auditions for the 2019 season, and are greatful to have you as a part of the Spirit of Atlanta family.

Checkout our Audition FAQ for answers to most common questions about the audition process for Spirit of Atlanta.


WE WELCOME YOU TO STAY IN TOUCH WITH SPIRIT VIA OUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS:

OFFICIAL SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FACEBOOK PAGE

SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

Percussion

PERCUSSION CANDIDATES

AUDITIONS FOR 2019


Primary auditions have been completed for the 2019 season.   It is still possible to submit a Video Audition to be considered for membership.  At this time you must have received an invitation to our January Call-Back Camp in order to be eligible to attend additional auditions.

•Jan 11th-13th – Atlanta – Luella High School –MAP

You may still purchase an audition packet if you choose to prepare for a future audition.

Buy Audition Packet

We thank everyone who has participated in the auditions for the 2019 season, and are greatful to have you as a part of the Spirit of Atlanta family.

Checkout our Audition FAQ for answers to most common questions about the audition process for Spirit of Atlanta.

Checkout our Audition FAQ for answers to most common questions about the audition process for Spirit of Atlanta.

 


WE WELCOME YOU TO STAY IN TOUCH WITH SPIRIT VIA OUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS:

OFFICIAL SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FACEBOOK PAGE

SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

Conductors

DRUM MAJOR / CONDUCTOR CANDIDATES

AUDITIONS FOR 2019


Our Drum Major and Conductor positions have been filled for the 2019 season.   

We thank everyone who has participated in the auditions for the 2019 season, and are greatful to have you as a part of the Spirit of Atlanta family.

Checkout our Audition FAQ for answers to most common questions about the audition process for Spirit of Atlanta.

 


WE WELCOME YOU TO STAY IN TOUCH WITH SPIRIT VIA OUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS:

OFFICIAL SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FACEBOOK PAGE

SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

Color Guard

GUARD CANDIDATES

AUDITIONS FOR 2019


Primary auditions have been completed for the 2019 season.  Our next event for guard candidates will be our April Camp.  This will be for those who have received a call-back invitation, and for those who may be auditioning for the first time.  Additional details, including how to register, will be made available at a later date. 

For newcomers, Information about what to prepare is found in the Audition Packet.

Buy Audition Packet

To audition, you must:

  1. Purchase the required audition packet.
  2. Register and pay to attend at least one audition camp or clinic.  Strongly suggested to attend as many as possible.
  3. Be prepared to return for a call-back auditions if directed.
  4. be prepared to meet all financial obligations upon receiving a Member Contract.  Read the Financial Info section above for details.

All Audition candidates should join 2019 GUARD AUDITIONS GROUP on Facebook to receive info from our staff.

Checkout our Audition FAQ for answers to most common questions about the audition process for Spirit of Atlanta.


WE WELCOME YOU TO STAY IN TOUCH WITH SPIRIT VIA OUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS:

OFFICIAL SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FACEBOOK PAGE

SPIRIT OF ATLANTA FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

Call-Back Camp Info

Auditions will continue in January for those who have been notified of a “Call-Back” for Spirit of Atlanta, and for those receiving an invitation to audition by caption staff.

•Jan 11th-13th – Atlanta – Luella High School –MAP

Those who have received a call-back or have ben invited to attend should register and pay via Eventbrite.  (Those members already offered a contract DO NOT need to pay for this camp – it is included in your tuition.)

PAY FOR CALL-BACK CAMP

DOWNLOAD THE CAMP INFORMATION PACKET HERE

Participants can expect to have an individual audition with Spirit staff, but it is important to remember that everyone will be evaluated from the moment they walk into the room.  Everything that you do will be taken into consideration.

Parents are welcome to watch any (or all) of the rehearsal, but they are not required (or expected) to stay.  If you are interested in volunteering to help out, please complete this Volunteer Interest Form.  There will be a parents information meeting Sunday before the end of camp.  We encourage all parents who have questions or wish to know more about Spirit of Atlanta to attend.

Parking and Directions:

Note: If you are using a GPS, make sure to enter the address:  603 Walker Dr., Locust Grove, GA 30248.  If you type “Luella High School”, Google Maps will take you to the back of the school.  There is a map below of the school site with indicators of where to park.

Check In:

Check in begins at 5:30pm and you may check in any time after that.  You are NOT required to be there exactly at 5:30pm.  The first meetings and rehearsal time start around 7:00pm.  It is important that you do not arrive at the school before 5:30pm, as there are still school functions happening, and you will not be permitted inside.

When you arrive at Luella please park in the lot marked in Green on the map and enter through the door indicated in Orange.

Meals:

We will provide all of your meals during the camp.

What to Bring:

Each​ ​Caption​ may​ ​have​ additional ​specific​ ​items​ ​that​ ​you​ ​will​ ​be​ ​expected​ ​to​ ​bring.​ ​If​ ​you​ ​don’t​ ​know​ ​what those​ ​items​ ​are,​ ​post​ ​a​ ​question​ ​on​ ​the​ ​Facebook​ ​group.

● Water Jug: preferably one gallon and blue
● Air Mattress
● Sleeping bag or blanket
● Pillow
● Towel
● Toiletry items for the entire weekend: body wash, shampoo, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.
● Flip flops for the shower
● A good pair of sneakers with solid support
● Rehearsal clothes: t-shirts, athletic shorts or spanks, a hat and sunglasses
● Sunscreen
● Jacket and sweatpants: sometimes it is cold in the mornings/nights and in the gym
● Instrument/mouthpiece or guard equipment
● Ear plugs (required for percussion/strongly suggested for everyone else)
● Instrument/Equipment (we will have some items, but it is important to bring your own if at all possible)
● Printed materials from your Audition Packet
● 3 ring binder with music and sheet protectors
● Pencils
● Backpack
● Music Stand

Please note:  Refunds are only available through Friday January 4th for the January Camp.  No refunds will be allowed after that date.

Financial Information

Among the most commonly asked questions is “What does is cost to be a member of Spirit of Atlanta”?

We have outlined the details of the costs, payments plans, deadlines, payment procedures, and other info into a single document.

You may download the 2019 Tuition and Fees document here.

Video Auditions

VIDEO AUDITIONS

AUDITIONS FOR 2019


If you were absolutely unable to attend any of our fall auditions in person, we will provide the opportunity to submit a video audition.   The cost is $100.

  1. Purchase the appropriate Audition Packet
  2. Submit your $100 payment online.
  3. Prepare your video audition as required in the Audition Packet.  If you have questions about what to prepare, email your appropriate caption supervisor. (brass@spiritdrumcorps.orgpercussion@spiritdrumcorps.orgguard@spiritdrumcorps.org )
  4. Fill out the Video Audition Submission form.  This is also where you will submit the link to your video.

You will receive feedback as soon as possible, in the order that submissions are received.

SUBMIT VIDEO INFO FORM   SUBMIT $100 VIDEO AUDITION FEE

(Direct links www.spiritdrumcorps.org/videoaudition  and www.spiritdrumcorps.org/videofee)