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SOM Orientation 2023

A warm welcome to our new and returning SOM students!  Below you will find the orientation schedule and links to sign up for ensemble auditions.

Orientation for the fall semester will take place on Friday and Saturday, August 18-19, 2023 here in the UNF Fine Arts Center. Please note that the schedule below is subject to change, so make sure to check this page and your UNF SOM Students Canvas announcements. 

Friday, August 18, 2023

10:00 a.m.

New student welcome (Recital Hall, Room 1200)

10:30 a.m.

Degree Track Meetings:
Music Technology majors (Recital Hall, Room 1200)
Music Education majors (Room 1420)   

11:30 a.m.

Warmups for auditions (Practice rooms will be available)

12:00 p.m

String auditions (Room 1420). Access audition materials. SIGN UP
Jazz saxophone auditions (Room 1415) SIGN UP
Meeting for brass students (Room 1200)

1:00 p.m.

Classical brass auditions (Room 1200). Access audition materials. SIGN UP

3:30 p.m.

Jazz trumpet auditions (Room 1415) SIGN UP

4:00 p.m.

Classical percussion auditions (1411) SIGN UP
Woodwind Chamber Music Information Session (1404) 


Saturday, August 19, 2023 

8:30 a.m.

Theory Class Placement Test (1200)
For more information about the music theory placement test, visit  

10:00 a.m.

Classical woodwind auditions (1420). Access audition materialsSIGN UP
Jazz trombone auditions (1415) SIGN UP

1:00 p.m.

Jazz rhythm section auditions (1415) SIGN UP

2:30 p.m.

Classical woodwind auditions (1420). Access audition materials.

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Choral Callbacks (1404)

  • Combo auditions will involve an online submission. Directions, charts and mp3's for playalongs will be posted Friday, August 18 by 4 pm and due Saturday, August 19 by 4 pm.
  •  Please contact Professor Arriale only if there is a problem or you are unable to submit a tape by the deadline. or (813) 944-9186.
  • Students who are auditioning for choirs should complete the choral placement form.