AUDITIONING STUDENTS MUST BE AT LEAST A FRESHMAN AND BE A MEMBER OF A PERFORMING ENSEMBLE (BAND) AT A WVSSAC MEMBER SCHOOL IN ORDER TO BE ELIGIBLE TO AUDITION.
Click below to register students for all state auditions:
The audition fee is $15.00 per instrument per student. (Example: The fee for auditioning on both flute and piccolo is $30.00). Also, students auditioning on more than one instrument need to submit a SEPARATE registration form for each instrument. (Example: one registration for flute and a separate registration for piccolo).
Send ONE check to cover the audition fees for your students.
Make check payable to: WV All State Band.
Send payment to:
WV All State Band
1300 Wheeling Avenue
Glen Dale, WV 26038
The audition fees must be postmarked and registrations must be submitted by October 14, 2023 in order to be considered on time. After that date, the registration fee will rise from $15.00 to $25.00 per instrument per student. Absolutely no registrations or fees will be accepted if they are postmarked/submitted later than October 21, 2023. Students who have not pre-registered will not be permitted to audition. Audition dates are November 30 (Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV), December 1 (Christ Church, Charleston, WV) and December 2 (West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV - Creative Arts Center).
Auditions will not be canceled due to bad weather. If you are unable to make your requested site because of weather conditions, you can be worked into the next day's schedule as cancellations occur. If students are registered at one site they will only be allowed to audition at another site due to weather conditions not schedule conflicts.
Make sure you read all the information regarding the audition process, registration, fees, due dates and penalties for late registration carefully.
All deadlines are firm; do not request extensions or exceptions.
All registration information must be postmarked/submitted by the due date (October 14) in order to be considered on time. To avoid any problems, please submit all the required information ahead of the final due date (October 21).
Our audition dates are November 30 at Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV, December 1, 2023 at Christ Church in Charleston, WV. and December 2, 2023 at West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV at the Creative Arts Center.