MS & HS Ignite Band Auditions
MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL IGNITE BAND
Rising 6th – 12th Grade Ignite Band Complete Application Due: April 12
2nd Round (Call Backs) Audition Date: April 20
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Student Center Auditorium
Audition includes two rounds. First round is a video submission due with the application. Second round is a live audition.
Auditions for Middle & High School Ignite Band are required. Carmel Christian School offers a unique opportunity for students to develop their gifts in leading worship through the Ignite Band program. Ignite Band allows students to train and develop their skills through rehearsals in the classroom, as well as lead worship for their peers for CCS chapel each week. This dynamic program uses advanced onstage technology as well as conventional instruments to provide a one-of-a-kind learning and service experience.
There are positions for the following: lead electric guitar, rhythm electric guitar, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, drums, keyboard, various string instruments, male and female lead vocalists. Those interested must be able to show proficiency in their selected position. Instrumentalists must be able to read a chord chart and be comfortable using in-ear monitors and a click track. Vocalists need to be able to select material suited to their range, sing harmony, and have a basic knowledge of modern worship artists and styles.
- Please fill out the form. Don’t Forget to email your video audition submission to Mr. Spruill.
- Rising 6th – 8th Grade students may audition for Middle School Ignite Band.
- Rising 9th – 12th Grade students may audition for High School Ignite Band.
- Auditions will take place in 2 rounds. Video submissions will be reviewed for round 1 and selected applicants will be contacted to participate in the in-person auditions for round 2. Videos can be submitted directly to Mr. Spruill as an email attachment. The subject line must state: HS Ignite Audition. The body of the email must contain the student name and grade for the 21-22 school year. The video file attachments must also be named to include the student name and grade for the 21-22 school year. Send your email to Mr. Spruill at firstname.lastname@example.org (copy and paste the address into an email).
- Please submit 2 videos: 1 of you performing Emmanuel (Champion of the World) (Verse, Chorus, Bridge) and 1 of you performing any modern worship selection of your choice (Verse, Chorus, Bridge).
If you can not access the music links below, please contact Mr. Spruill at the address below.
Click HERE for the MP3: Emmanuel (Champion Of The World) MP3
Click HERE for the chord chart: Emmanuel (Champion Of The World) Chart
Click HERE for the Middle School Ignite Band Audition Form.
Click HERE for the High School Ignite Band Audition Form.
Questions regarding Ignite Band Questions regarding Ignite Band Auditions please contact Scott Spruill at Spruills@carmelchristian.org