For Qualified Salvationist Musicians ages 13-25

Please read all guidelines and requirements carefully before you complete this application.

Mission

The mission of the Territorial Youth Band and Territorial Youth Chorus is to challenge and encourage the development of young Salvationist musicians through musical and spiritual development and fellowship through rehearsal and performance opportunities led by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department and mentored by members of the Chicago Staff Band and Bill Booth Theater Company.

Requirements:

1.      For qualified Salvationist instrumentalists and vocalists 13-25 years of age.

2.      Individuals may audition for either band or chorus but can participate in only one.

3.      Membership is contingent on:

  • Ongoing discipleship to Jesus Christ.
  • Active service and upstanding soldiership in corps. 
  • Faithful participation in corresponding corps music sections (vocal – TYC, instrumental – TYB) where available.
  • Demonstration of development of musical skills through audition or placement at Central Music Institute.

4.      Central Music Institute students who have played in the Wonderland and Citadel Bands or have sung in the Booth Chorale are not required to submit preliminary audition videos with their application.

5.      CMI students who have not placed in the Wonderland Band, Citadel Band or Booth Chorale are required to submit an audition video with their online application.

6.      Those who have not attended CMI are required submit audition videos with their online application.

7.      Indication of intent to return must be received by February 1, 2018.

8.     TYB/TYC members must attend the entire schedule of rehearsals and performances on March 9, at 6:00pm - March 11, at 12:30pm.

Territorial Youth Band & Territorial Youth Chorus Application Procedure - RETURNING MEMBERS

  • All RETURNING MEMBERS must indicate their intent to return online at this site by clicking 'apply' below.
    • Returning TYB Members who wish to be considered for a different instrument than what they played in TYB last year should attach their audition video to this online application or send a DVD to the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department unless they are eligible through participation in Wonderland Band or Citadel Band at CMI. If that is the case, no additional audition video is required.
    • Audition instructions (PDF - Right Click and hit "Save Link As"or hold ALT + click to download):
  • Returning members do not need to submit an updated endorsement form, however, they are still accountable for maintaining the membership requirements listed above to remain eligible for participation in the TYB. Failure to maintain these requirements may lead to removal from the group.

 
Indication of intent to return must be received by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department no later than February 1, 2018.

The Salvation Army
Music and Gospel Arts Department
5550 Prairie Stone Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
(847) 294-2133

uscmusic@usc.salvationarmy.org

Confirmation will be sent by email.

 

For Qualified Salvationist Musicians ages 13-25

Please read all guidelines and requirements carefully before you complete this application.

Mission

The mission of the Territorial Youth Band and Territorial Youth Chorus is to challenge and encourage the development of young Salvationist musicians through musical and spiritual development and fellowship through rehearsal and performance opportunities led by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department and mentored by members of the Chicago Staff Band and Bill Booth Theater Company.

Requirements:

1.      For qualified Salvationist instrumentalists and vocalists 13-25 years of age.

2.      Individuals may audition for either band or chorus but can participate in only one.

3.      Membership is contingent on:

  • Ongoing discipleship to Jesus Christ.
  • Active service and upstanding soldiership in corps. 
  • Faithful participation in in corresponding corps music sections (vocal – TYC, instrumental – TYB) where available.
  • Demonstration of development of musical skills through audition or placement at Central Music Institute.

4.      Central Music Institute students who have played in the Wonderland and Citadel Bands or have sung in the Booth Chorale are not required to submit preliminary audition videos with their application.

5.      CMI students who have not placed in the Wonderland Band, Citadel Band or Booth Chorale are required to submit an audition video with their online application.

6.      Those who have not attended CMI are required submit audition videos with their online application.

7.      Indication of intent to return must be received by February 1, 2018.

8.     TYB/TYC members must attend the entire schedule of rehearsals and performances on March 9, at 6:00pm - March 11, at 12:30pm.

 Territorial Youth Band & Territorial Youth Chorus Application Procedure - RETURNING MEMBERS

  • All RETURNING MEMBERS must indicate their intent to return online at this site by clicking 'apply' below.
  • Returning members do not need to submit an updated endorsement form, however, they are still accountable for maintaining the membership requirements listed above to remain eligible for participation in the TYC. Failure to maintain these requirements may lead to removal from the group.

 
Indication of intent to return must be received by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department no later than March 15, 2017.

The Salvation Army
Music and Gospel Arts Department
5550 Prairie Stone Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
(847) 294-2133

uscmusic@usc.salvationarmy.org

Confirmation will be sent by email.


For Qualified Salvationist Musicians ages 13-25

Please read all guidelines and requirements carefully before you complete this application.

Mission

The mission of the Territorial Youth Band and Territorial Youth Chorus is to challenge and encourage the development of young Salvationist musicians through musical and spiritual development and fellowship through rehearsal and performance opportunities led by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department and mentored by members of the Chicago Staff Band and Bill Booth Theater Company.

Requirements:

1.      For qualified Salvationist instrumentalists and vocalists 13-25 years of age.

2.      Individuals may audition for either band or chorus but can participate in only one.

3.      Membership is contingent on:

  • Ongoing discipleship to Jesus Christ.
  • Active service and upstanding soldiership in corps. 
  • Faithful participation in corresponding corps music sections (vocal – TYC, instrumental – TYB) where available.
  • Demonstration of development of musical skills through audition or placement at Central Music Institute.

4.      Central Music Institute students who have played in the Wonderland and Citadel Bands or have sung in the Booth Chorale are not required to submit preliminary audition videos with their application.

5.      CMI students who have not placed in the Wonderland Band, Citadel Band or Booth Chorale are required to submit an audition video with their online application.

6.      Those who have not attended CMI are required submit audition videos with their online application.

7.      All audition materials (online application, completed endorsement form and audition video if applicable) must be received by February 1, 2018.

8.    TYB/TYC members must attend the entire schedule of rehearsals and performances on March 9, at 6:00pm - March 11, at 12:30pm.

 Territorial Youth Band & Territorial Youth Chorus Application Procedure

  • All Applicants must complete their preliminary application online at this site by clicking 'apply' below.

  • Applicants needing to submit a video audition will either 
    • Attach their audition video file to this online application
    • *NEW* Provide a link to where the video has been securely posted to an online video sharing site (ex. Vimeo or YouTube). NOTE: Due to complications with privacy restrictions, videos posted to Facebook cannot be accepted.
    • Send a DVD to the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department at the address listed below. 
 Audition Video instructions (PDF - Right Click and hit "Save Link As"or hold ALT + click to download):
INSTRUMENTAL AUDITION VIDEO INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)VOCAL VIDEO AUDITION INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)
All Applicants must also print and submit the TYB - TYC Endorsement Form (PDF) to your Corps Officer.
    • Applicants are required to obtain music leader and corps officer signatures on the TYB-TYC Applicant Endorsement Form.
    • Corps officers will forward these forms to Division for processing.
    • Divisions will send completed endorsement form to the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department by mail or as a pdf document via email to: USCMusic@usc.salvationarmy.org
       
  • All online applications, endorsement forms and audition videos (if required) must be received by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department no later than February 1, 2018.

 

The Salvation Army
Music and Gospel Arts Department
5550 Prairie Stone Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
(847) 294-2133

uscmusic@usc.salvationarmy.org

Confirmation will be sent by email.

 

 

 

For Qualified Salvationist Musicians ages 13-25

Please read all guidelines and requirements carefully before you complete this application.

Mission

The mission of the Territorial Youth Band and Territorial Youth Chorus is to challenge and encourage the development of young Salvationist musicians through musical and spiritual development and fellowship through rehearsal and performance opportunities led by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department and mentored by members of the Chicago Staff Band and Bill Booth Theater Company.

Requirements:

1.      For qualified Salvationist instrumentalists and vocalists 13-25 years of age.

2.      Individuals may audition for either band or chorus but can participate in only one.

3.      Membership is contingent on:

  • Ongoing discipleship to Jesus Christ.
  • Active service and upstanding soldiership in corps. 
  • Faithful participation in corresponding corps music sections (vocal – TYC, instrumental – TYB) where available.
  • Demonstration of development of musical skills through audition or placement at Central Music Institute.

4.      Central Music Institute students who have played in the Wonderland and Citadel Bands or have sung in the Booth Chorale or CMI Chorus are not required to submit preliminary audition videos with their application.

5.      CMI students who have not placed in the Wonderland Band, Citadel Band, Booth Chorale, or CMI Chorus are required to submit an audition video with their online application.

6.      Those who have not attended CMI are required submit audition videos with their online application.

7.      All audition materials (online application, completed endorsement form and audition video if applicable) must be received by February 1, 2018.

8.    TYB/TYC members must attend the entire schedule of rehearsals and performances on March 9, at 6:00pm - March 11, at 12:30pm.

 Territorial Youth Band & Territorial Youth Chorus Application Procedure

  • All Applicants must complete their preliminary application online at this site by clicking 'apply' below.

  • Applicants needing to submit a video audition will either 
    • Attach their audition video file to this online application
    • *NEW* Provide a link to where the video has been securely posted to an online video sharing site (ex. Vimeo or YouTube). NOTE: Due to complications with privacy restrictions, videos posted to Facebook cannot be accepted.
    • Send a DVD to the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department at the address listed below. 

     Audition Video instructions (PDF - Right Click and hit "Save Link As"or hold ALT + click to download):
    INSTRUMENTAL AUDITION VIDEO INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)

    VOCAL VIDEO AUDITION INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)

    All Applicants must also print and submit the TYB - TYC Endorsement Form (PDF) to your Corps Officer.

      • Applicants are required to obtain music leader and corps officer signatures on the TYB-TYC Applicant Endorsement Form.
      • Corps officers will forward these forms to Division for processing.
      • Divisions will send completed endorsement form to the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department by mail or as a pdf document via email to: USCMusic@usc.salvationarmy.org
         
    • All online applications, endorsement forms and audition videos (if required) must be received by the Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department no later than February 1, 2018.

     

    The Salvation Army
    Music and Gospel Arts Department
    5550 Prairie Stone Parkway
    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
    (847) 294-2133

    uscmusic@usc.salvationarmy.org

    Confirmation will be sent by email.