Membership Requirement
For a student to participate in KMEA honor groups the sponsoring teacher must be an active member of the Kansas Music Educators Association.

HS Jazz Band Audition Procedure

  • Student's name, audition number, and audition time are posted outside the audition room.
  • Door/room monitor announces the number of the student auditioning to the judges.
  • Auditions are to be blind with the student behind a screen.
  • Auditions for SEKMEA High School Honor Ensembles will be live auditions with the following exception: The only allowable exception is for students unable to attend district auditions due to participation in NAfME All-National Ensembles. The procedure for a recorded audition will be as follows:
    1. Teacher will take a video recording of the student performing the entire audition material in one take.
    2. Submit to the district President no later than 7 days before auditions.
    3. The district President will review the audition to ensure the correct person auditioned and done in one take.
    4. The President will then forward an audio-only copy to the appropriate ensemble chair who will be responsible for playing the appropriate cut of the audition for judges on audition day.
Andrea Dinkel
Galena HS
8th & Lincoln Dr
Galena, KS 66739
c: 913-522-0859
w: 620-783-4499
Important Dates - HS Jazz Band