Everyone seeking to be part of the instrumental music programs at Mt. Hood will have to play a short audition for Dr. Linsell. Email him directly for more information. 

Registering for your preferred ensemble(s) BEFORE classes begin saves both paperwork and time. Find MHCC’s registration site here.

Symphonic Band         

Rehearsals: M/W/F 12:00-12:50pm, AC 2102 (that’s the band room)

All ensembles meet the first day of classes for information, fun, and to sign up for auditions.

All students should prepare a short selection that showcases their abilities on their instrument. Students can bring as many as three contrasting selections. At your audition, you will also be asked to play a few scales and sight read a short excerpt. If you have trouble selecting something to play, email Dr. Linsell (grant.linsell@mhcc.edu)

First-year students should register for MUP101. Second-year students should register for MUP201.

Orchestra        

Rehearsals: M/W/F 11:00-11:50am, AC 2102

All ensembles meet the first day of classes for information, fun, and to sign up for auditions.

All students should prepare a short selection that showcases their abilities on their instrument. Students can bring as many as three contrasting selections. 
At your audition, you will also be asked to play a few scales and sight read a short excerpt. If you have trouble selecting something to play, email Dr. Linsell (grant.linsell@mhcc.edu)

First-year students should register for MUP146. Second-year students should register for MUP246.