Athletic Band Audition Request Form

Our 2020 audition procedure was updated on March 16, 2020 due to COVID-19 guidelines.

Schedule a 2020 Cornhusker Marching Band and/or Big Red Express pep band audition using this form. Complete each segment of the form below then click the submit button to confirm your audition. Note that you cannot save the form and return to complete it later. Please remember to click on the submit button at the bottom of the page when you have completed the form. We'll respond with a confirmation email. Note: All candidates must submit an audition video.

Please add to your email contact list if you plan to submit an audition request form. Check your spam folder if you have not received a response within two to three days after submitting an audition request. Contact us at if you have questions.

Students interested in the 2021 or later bands should complete the interest form rather than this audition request form. See

NOTE: This form is for students that are NEW to our program. Members of the 2019 marching band and/or Big Red Express must register with the Band Office for fall auditions during the 2020 spring semester using the veteran registration forms listed under "Current Students" (see and ). More information about that process will be sent directly to current members.

There are no vacancies for the position of twirler for the 2020-21 season.

Personal Information

Enter the band candidate's first name.
Enter the band candidate's last name.
Enter the band candidate's current street address.
Enter the band candidate's home phone number with area code.
Enter the band candidate's mobile phone number with area code.
Enter the band candidate's e-mail address. Please give us an e-mail address that will be active throughout the summer and that you check on a regular basis.
Enter the name of the band candidate's high school.
What is the year of the band candidate's high school graduation?

Ensemble Choice *
Enter the band candidate's ensemble choice by clicking on the appropriate button above.
Section *
Enter the band candidate's instrument or section by clicking on the appropriate button above.
Percussion Instruments
Percussionists may audition on more than one percussion instrument. Please check the boxes that apply to you. All other candidates skip this question.


Please choose the audition option below that applies to you. We will not respond to incomplete audition requests.

Brass or Woodwind Audition
Note: The schedule on the last audition date usually fills up before all requests are met. Please consider auditioning on the first date.
Percussion Audition
You may attend one or both of the audition dates for percussion.
Color Guard Audition