The audition dates and locations for the 2019 Disneyland Resort All-American College Band have been announced. Currently just the dates and locations have been announced, not the times or other audition details. Expect more details to be released in the coming weeks. Here are the current audition dates/locations:

  • January 11, 2019 – Reno, Nevada
  • January 26, 2019 – Atlanta, Georgia
  • January 27, 2019 – Orlando, Florida
  • February 2, 2019 – New York, New York
  • February 3, 2019 – Chicago, Illionois
  • February 16, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas
  • February 17, 2019 – Anaheim, California

Generally there is a pre-audition process that happens for musicians wanting to be a part of the Disneyland Resort All-American College Band. In previous years, this was the criteria for being in the Disneyland Resort All-American College Band:

  • Participants must be at least 18 years old and also a college/university student for at least one year.
  • A YouTube audition is generally asked to be submitted that is under 15 minutes long that includes the person auditioning’s name, current college/university, classification, and contact information (mailing address/cell phone/email address).
  • After video auditions are received, some will be asked to attend a live audition (as listed above).
  • Disney generally looks for the following characteristics in potential band members: high-level musicianship, versatility, and personality.

These are just criteria from previous years. The specific details for the 2019 Disneyland Resort All-American College Band have not been announced yet. Stay tuned to DAPS MAGIC for more details on next year’s college band.


Hello friends and fans of the Disneyland All-American College Band! Many of you have reached out to ask about video submissions. There is no pre-screening process for the All-American College Band this year. Everyone will have the opportunity to audition live! Please see tour dates and locations below. Further details will be announced soon!

We look forward to seeing you soon! 🤩

The Disneyland Resort All-American College Band also shared the following on their facebook page on who will be directing the band in 2019:

The 2019 College Band will be directed by one of our fabulous staff Music Directors here at the Disneyland Resort.

Are you going to audition for the 2019 Disneyland Resort All-American College Band? Let us know in the comments below!