richmond youth concert band
Enrollment for Auditions

The Richmond Youth Concert Band and the Richmond Elementary Honour Band are always looking for enthusiastic musicians. Interested in joining us? Check out the audition process below

Auditions for RYCB

RYCB is an auditioned wind and percussion ensemble of secondary school students from Richmond, designed to complement school music programs.

RYCB members enjoy a wide variety of repertoire, multiple performance opportunities, professional workshops and community service.

Richmond students entering Grades 8 - 12 may audition for the RYCB. Students accepted into the RYCB may also join the Jazz Ensemble.

Open Auditions
June 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm (each audition is approximately 10 minutes)

Auditions will be held in the Band Room (Portable) Whiteside Elementary School, 9282 Williams Rd., Richmond. To book an audition time, register online. If you have any questions, please call Hans Havas at 604-272-5590.

Requirements:Please prepare Bb and Eb concert scales and 12-16 measures of a piece of music of your choice. There may also be sight reading and rhythm clapping.

If you were an RYCB member last year, you do not need to audition.

Auditions for REHB

The Richmond Elementary Honour Band provides an opportunity for Grade 7 students who are taking music at their school, and those Grade 6 students in their second year of music instruction, to rehearse and perform with other students in the district. Note that while REHB supports and enhances music education at the elementary school level, it is not part of the Richmond School District's Fine Arts program.

January 11, 12, 13, 16, 17 2017 3:30pm - 5:00pm

REHB Auditions
(each audition is approximately 10 minutes )

Band Room portable A,Whiteside Elementary,9282 Williams,Richmond,BC [directions]