All-State Jazz Ensemble Audition Tracks – Set I


Audition tracks can either be played or downloaded here. To download, click on title to open link, right-click on track, select “save audio as.”


Audition tracks for all wind instruments: 

 

 

Up-Tempo Swing – play as written

 

 

Medium Tempo Swing – play as written

 

 

Alternate Style – play as written

 

 

Bb Blues – play head one chorus, improvise second chorus as written


Audition tracks for piano and guitar: 

 

 

Up-Tempo Swing – play as written

 

 

 

Medium Tempo Swing – play head one chorus, comp second chorus

 

 

Alternate Style – play as written

 

 

Bb Blues – play head one chorus, improvise second chorus as written


Audition tracks for bass:  

 

 

Up-Tempo Swing – play as written

 

 

Medium Tempo Swing – play head one chorus, walk second chorus

 

 

Alternate Style – play as written

 

 

Bb Blues – play head one chorus, improvise second chorus as written

 


Audition tracks for drums:  

 

 

Up-Tempo Swing – play as written first chorus, trade 4’s with rhythm section second chorus

 

 

Medium Tempo Swing – play as written

 

 

Alternate Style – play as written

 

 

Bb Blues – play as written