Join the Band

Details on how to join the UWF Argo Athletic Band


Rehearsal Schedule
2020-2021 Rehearsal Schedule
Questions?Details
Band Camp M-F, August 17-21, 2020
Weekly Rehearsals Mondays, 5:30-7:00 PM
Register for the Course Argo Athletic Band MUN3100, 1 or 0 credit hour

Pensacola State College students can also be a part of the Argo Athletic Band! Email athleticband@uwf.edu to ask how.



Argo Band Camp Dates

Argo Band Camp is required for membership in the Argo Athletic Band. This rehearsal time is crucial for the success of the ensemble, so no exceptions will be made to this rule.

*Due to Covid-19, these dates are subject to change based upon the University's recommendation. Please be flexible, and check your email for updates.

Dates

  • Saturday, August 15 - Drumline & Colorguard Audition Day; Leadership Training (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
  • Monday, August 17 - Full Band Camp (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
  • Tuesday, August 18 - Full Band Camp (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
  • Wednesday, August 19 - Full Band Camp (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
  • Thursday, August 20 - Full Band Camp (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
  • Friday, August 21 - Full Band Camp (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)

Audition Requirements

Brass/Woodwinds

Brass/Woodwind Audition Materials:

2 contrasting pieces of music
2 major scales of your choosing
Sightreading

Brass and Woodwind registration/auditions will be held on Monday, August 17, 2020, from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM. 

Drumline

Drumline Audition Materials: Available May 15, 2020

*If you are interested in auditioning for the Argo Drumline, please fill out the Interest Form and email Professor Laura Noah at lnoah@uwf.edu ASAP with the subject: Argo Drumline Audition 2020. 

Drumline and Colorguard auditions will be held beginning at 9:00 AM on Saturday, August 15, 2020. 

Color Guard

Color Guard Audition Requirements:
1) You will be required to learn a group routine during Color Guard Camp and perform it.

2) Prepare a solo routine that is 1-minute in length (minimum). 

Drumline and Colorguard auditions will be held beginning at 9:00 AM on Saturday, August 15, 2020. 

Majorettes

Majorette Audition Requirements: TBA

Please prepare a solo routine as part of your audition.


*If you are interested in auditioning for the Argo Athletic Band, please email athleticband@uwf.edu ASAP with the subject: Argo Athletic Band 2020. 


Interest

Indicate your 2020-2021 Argo Athletic Band interest.

Interest Form

Commitment

Indicate your commitment to the the 2020 Argo Athletic Band here. Commitment Form Deadline to reserve spot: JULY 1, 2020

Commitment Form