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    PERFORMING ARTS LEVEL AUDITIONS 

     
    Students who feel that they need to enroll in a level of dance, chorus, or band that is higher than the entry level should plan on participating in an audition.  
     
    BARRY GOLDWATER HIGH SCHOOL
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Choir/Chorus 
    All incoming freshman should sign up for Mixed Choir.  Advanced Choir is available by audition only.
     
    Dance Auditions
    All incoming freshmen should sign up for Dance Fundamentals unless otherwise instructed by the Dance Director. 
    Contact Ms. Lachvayder for questions at:
    623-445-3274 or
     
    Visual Arts
    Any student interested in skipping the Introduction to Art course must pass the Introduction to Art Exit Outcomes Assessment and provide samples of student work for review.
    Contact Ms. Aguirre to schedule a time to take the assessment and submit work for review.
     
    BOULDER CREEK HIGH SCHOOL
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Dance Auditions:
    Incoming 9th grade students should register for Dance 1-2.  Students who wish to audition for a high level course can attend one of the following auditions in the spring semester.  Student placements will be submitted to the school registrar for adjustment. All students including incoming Freshmen are welcome at this audition, particularly if students have prior dance experience.  Dancers should come prepared for a ballet barre, tap center, pirouettes, leaps and contemporary/modern choreography. No choreography needs to be prepared for this level of auditions.
    DATES: TBD
    TIME: 4:30-6:00pm 
    More Information Here 
     
    Choir/Chorus 
    All incoming freshman girls should sign up for Women's Chorus.  Incoming freshman boys should sign up for Concert Choir. Advanced Performance Choir is available to sophomores through seniors on an audition/appointed basis. 
     
    DEER VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Choir/Chorus 
    All incoming freshman girls should sign up for Women's Chorus.  Incoming freshman boys should sign up for Concert Choir. Advanced Performance Choir is available to sophomores through seniors on an audition/appointed basis. 
     
    Dance Auditions:
    All students who have had 2 or more years of training in Ballet or Jazz, may contact Mrs. Fasula or Ms.Burke to schedule a placement audition.
    Dance Office Phone Number: 602-467-6907
     
     
     
    MOUNTAIN RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
    Band Auditions:
    All incoming 9th grade percussion students must sign up for Percussion Ensemble.  All other incoming 9th grade students must sign up for Concert Band.
     
    Choir/Chorus 
    All incoming freshman should sign up for Chorus.  Concert Choir and Advanced Performance Choir is available to students by audition only/appointment basis only.
     
    Dance Auditions:
    For questions, contact:
    or call 623-376-6170 
     
     
    SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR HIGH SCHOOL
     
    Band Auditions:
    Band/Percussion/Color Guard on in July with a specified time by instrument.
    Students must demonstrate the ability to play a full range chromatic scale and march while playing a scale in rhythm. 
     
    Chorus Auditions
    All incoming freshmen will be assigned to Chorus.  If spots are available in Concert Choir or Honor Choir, auditions will be scheduled by Mrs. Durazo in May. 
     
    Dance Auditions: 
    Video auditions that display student's technical training/ability will be accepted.
    Send questions and videos to kristen.lucero@dvusd.org