Rock Bands Admission Guidelines

Applicants of all skill levels are encouraged to apply. Please contact Rock Band Director Matthew Verplaetse with any questions or for assistance.

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Preparation Guidelines

1. Be prepared to play one song from the following list to play with an MSA band:

  • Carry on My Wayward Son, by Kansas
  • Locked Out of Heaven, by Bruno Mars
  • Weird Fishes, by Radiohead
  • Hysteria, by Muse
  • Boogie on Reggae Woman, by Stevie Wonder
  • Jumpstart, by St. Adeline
  • War Pigs, by Black Sabbath

2. Drummers should be prepared to demonstrate different styles and grooves.
3. Guitarists, bassists and keyboardists should be able to play major and minor scales

Deadline for Submissions:

Bring above work to audition. Please do not submit your work prior to your audition.

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Audition Guidelines

1. Auditions will be solo and in groups
2. Play song (from above) with an MSA band.
3. Improvise (jam) with a group. Be prepared to choose a style and key.
4. Drummers – demonstrate different styles and grooves.
5. Guitarists, Bassists, and Keyboardists – Play major and minor scales.

Please contact Rock Band Director Matthew Verplaetse with any questions or for assistance.

Interview/Auditions Jan. 22 & 23

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