2021 SUMB Student Leader Interviews

Please return this form by Monday, March 15, 2021

Student Leader Application - 2021

Thank you for applying to be a Student Leader. A leadership position in our band is an honor and a privilege. Each candidate should exhibit the following qualities:

  • Exceptional performance abilities in instrumental, color guard or dance.
  • Outstanding verbal, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Positive attitude at ALL times.
  • Ability to be professionally accessible to peers and band admin.
  • Dedicated to being mentally engaged at all functions.
  • The ability to lead by example and motivate others.

Leadership Requirements

Each applicant must:

  • Complete this online questionnaire and participate in an interview with the directors (Please sign up using the form, below).
  • Have at least one full year of performance experience with the SU Marching, Pep and Concert bands.
  • Demonstrate a pleasant demeanor, and have the respect of the band admin, staff and fellow band students. Incoming first year members are not eligible for leadership positions.

Application Form

  • About You

    Please complete the fields below. All fields are required.
  • Enter your email address.
  • Enter your phone number.
  • Application Form

    Please complete the following form. All fields are required.
  • Schedule a Section Leader Interview

    Everyone interested in being a Student Leader must sign up now for the interview that will take place on March 19, 2021. Please choose your time slot below.
  • Online Questionnaire

    In the spaces below please answer the following questions.
  • Interview and Audition Requirements

    Each applicant will submit a video and upload with this application demonstrating:

      Drum Majors
      • SU Fanfare from Pregame
      Wind Players
      • An excerpt from Marching Band, Pep Band or Concert Band that best represents your performance ability.
      • SU Rolls and Chords
      • Doubles/Scales
      • We Won't Stop Dreaming' 32 count feature routine starting @ 42 seconds in the music (this would be after the first 16,16,20 counts and then the ensemble 32 count feature) and a 30 second original routine. You can either use music or just with you counting out loud.
      • Across the Floors and a 30 second original routine.
    • Please upload your audition videos to YouTube, Vimeo, or similar video service, then cut and paste the video link into the fields below. Please set your video status to "Unlisted" on your upload, if you do not wish for it to be public.

      To add multiple video links, click the "+" to the right of the fields to add additional fields for your video links.
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Now Accepting New Members!

If you are interested in receiving more information about the SU Marching Band or the music department, please fill out the form below.
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