The Disneyland Resort All-American College Band has opened audition signups for all its upcoming dates. This is for the 2020 Disneyland Resort All-American College Band. This band will be celebrating 50 years of the program. Every summer college students from around the country come together and perform around the Disneyland Resort for 11 weeks. During this program, they also are given experiences of what it is like to work in the professional entertainment industry.
The college band performs both in a sit-down jazz band setting and also several marching band sets throughout an average day at the Disneyland Resort. Throughout the summer the band is also joined by guest clinicians during their jazz sets. These clinicians have included Steve Houghton, Wayne Bergeron, Gregg Field, John Clayton, Jiggs Whigham, and Rick Baptist, and more. These clinicians bring first-hand knowledge of what the music industry is like. Band members focus on an emphasis during the program of one of the following: Composition and Arranging; Careers in Music; Recording and Production. This program this year runs from May 21 – August 8.
The Disneyland Resort All-American College Band will be holding auditions on the following dates:
- New Orleans, Louisianna – January 9-10, 2020
- Miami, Florida – January 12, 2020
- Nashville, Tennesee – January 25, 2020
- Atlanta, Georgia – January 26, 2020
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – February 7, 2020
- Chicago, Illinois – February 8, 2020
- Dallas, Texas – February 22-23, 2020*
- Anaheim, California – February 29, 2020
To sign up for an audition spot, please visit http://disneylandevents.com/aacb. Audition spots are filling up fast so make sure and sign up soon!
*An extra day has been added for Dallas!