TMI OPENING DAY AUDITIONS

On opening day, auditions will be conducted for placements in bands and choruses, as well as all other major tracks and leadership classes. Delegates are strongly encouraged to prepare in advance for the auditions so you can do your best! Opening day audition requirements for each TMI major (select only one) are shown here.

Audition materials for all majors are now available! Click the name of your major below to download your packet. 


Major Tracks

Band (Brass & Percussion) Majors

  • Instrumental audition 

Brass (T.C.)

Bass Trombone (B.C.)

Percussion

  • Choral audition

Dance Majors

  • Dance audition (prepared self-choreographed piece) Bring recorded music with you. 
  • Choral audition 

Note: Dance majors must bring black T-shirt, long black pants, dance shoes (jazz or ballet) and other appropriately modest, comfortable dance attire that will allow the body to move easily.

Drama Majors

  • Drama audition (Requires advanced memorization of monologue. See audition packet.
  • Choral audition 

Note: Drama majors must bring a black T-shirt, long black pants, and plain flat black shoes for performance wear.

Musical Theater

  • Musical Theater Audition (Requires memorization of monologue and a song with original choreography. See audition packet for details.)
  • Choral audition

Note: Drama majors must bring a black T-shirt, long black pants, and plain flat black shoes for performance wear.

Piano Majors

  • Piano audition (Requires a Prepared piano solo) 
  • Choral audition

Note: Piano majors must be able to play at least Level 2 from The Simplified Piano Tune Book

Worship Team Majors

  • Worship Team Audition (Both auditions below are identical except one gives Lead Sheets and the other has Chord Charts.)

Worship Team (Lead Sheets)

Worship Team (Chord Charts)

Note: Audition music is available in alternate keys HERE. 

  • Choral audition 

Leadership Seminars

Choral Leadership (Levels 1 & 2)

  • Choral Leadership Interview / Audition with course instructor
  • Choral audition (All Choral Leadership students must audition into the TMI or Cox Chorus)

Creative Arts Leadership

  • Interview / audition with Creative Arts Coordinator 
  • Choral audition 

Note: Creative Arts Leadership Majors must bring black T-shirt & long black pants.

Instrumental Leadership (Levels 1 & 2)

  • Instrumental Audition audition (see audition packet for your instrument in the Band Major section above) 
  • Basic Level: Interview with course instructor (must audition into Hall Band or above).
  • Advanced Level: Audition with leadership instructors will determine proper placement (must audition into Longino or Holz Band)

Note: Instrumental Leadership delegates must be at least 18 years of age. They do not participate in a chorus.

Worship Team Leadership

  • Worship Team Audition and Interview (Both auditions below are identical except one gives Lead Sheets and the other has Chord Charts.)

Worship Team (Lead Sheets)

Worship Team (Chord Charts)

Note: Audition music is available in alternate keys HERE. 

  • Choral audition