Continuing Auditions for the '18-'19 Academic Year

Update on Auditions for entrance in the Fall of 2018  

  • Students may audition through July for:
    • The 2018 McNeese Marching Band Brass & Woodwind Sections
    • McNeese Band Service Awards (scholarships)
    • Entrance into McNeese as a music major (performance or education)
  • Click HERE for audition procedures/information
  • As a general rule, the earlier you can audition, the better
  • Percussionists who would like to audition for the cymbal line should contact Professor Lonny Benoit at
  • Students may apply to the university through July.

Other notes:

  • Drumline Placement Auditions (for placement on specific instruments for the fall season)
    • Saturday, May 12
    • 2pm-6pm
    • Band Hall
  • Summer Drumline Camp Days (All are 10:00-3:00)
    • Saturday, June 2
    • Saturday, June 23
    • Saturday, July 21
    • Saturday, August 4
    • 1st/2nd-year drumline members must attend at least 3 of the 4 summer days in order to receive the fall service award.
    • 3-year+ members must attend 2 of the 4 summer days
    • Everyone is encouraged to attend all 4 days
  • Fri/Sat, August 10/11 - Pre Round Up Rehearsals (9am-5pm)