All-State Jazz

All-State Jazz Audition Policies and Procedures

Click here for a PDF version of the Jazz Audition Policies and Procedures (Revised 2021)

2022-2023 TMEA All-State Jazz Audition Material

It is required that each school that has a student or students auditioning for TMEA Region and All-State Jazz purchase a FULL packet, which includes the drum and improv play along recordings. You may distribute the music to teachers and students at your school, but packets should not be shared between schools.

Buy a Full Packet
$30

Individual Instrument Packets

Individual instrument packets have been provided so that students and private lesson teachers can get the music quickly. Individual instrument packets, which include the play along recordings, are for individual use only and cannot be distributed.

More information and MIDI practice files of the jazz etudes can be found on the Texas Jazz Education Association website.

Jazz Audition Material Errata

This page is the official location for posting of TMEA jazz audition material errata.

Improvisation

  • No errata at this time.

Saxophone

  • Etude 3
    • m. 5: The second triplet on beat two should be a C Natural. (posted and download file updated 5/16/2022)
    • m. 24: The second sixteenth of beat three should be a G Flat. (posted and download file updated 5/24/2022)
    • m. 25: The and of two should be a G Natural. (posted and download file updated 5/16/2022)

Trumpet

  • No errata at this time.

Tenor Trombone

  • Etude 3
    • m. 18: The and of 3 should be an E Natural. (posted and download file updated 5/27/2022)
    • m. 28: Beat 3 should be an A Natural. (posted and download file updated 5/27/2022)
    • m. 31: Beat 1 should be an A Natural. (posted and download file updated 5/27/2022)

Bass Trombone

  • No errata at this time.

Drums

  • No errata at this time.

Jazz Guitar

  • No errata at this time.

Bass Guitar

  • No errata at this time.

Piano

  • No errata at this time.

 

TMEA All-State Jazz Ensemble Instrumentation

Instrument Jazz Ensemble I Jazz Ensemble II
Alto Saxophone 2 2
Tenor Saxophone 2 2
Baritone Saxophone 1 1
Trumpet 5 5
Tenor Trombone 3 3
Bass Trombone 2 2
Drums 2 2
Jazz Guitar 1 1
Bass Guitar 1 1
Piano 1 1