2023 National Scout Jamboree Band

                                                                     Information/Recommendation     rev. 6/23

                                           The 2023 Jamboree Band will be comprised of musicians who will supply music for ceremonies, events, concerts, standing performances and generally entertain the many scouts and visitors to Jamboree.  Repertoire will include popular and patriotic music, marches, and pep band tunes grades 2, 3, & 4.   Band members will be accepted according to ability and instrumentation. This form is needed to determine an applicants musical ability.  If you have questions please email the director. You must be 16 by July 19, 2023.

To be filled out by Applicant (print neatly)

First Name ________________ Last Name _________________________Age ____   Grade in school/college now ______

Address ____________________________________  Town ________________________  State _______ Zip ____________

email _____________________________________________  Phone ________________________________

If under age 18, Parent’s information ……

Name ________________________  email ____________________________________  Phone ________________________

Years in Scouting____________ Rank __________Positions held   _____________________________

Instrument _______________Years playing  _____Secondary instruments(s)/Years playing  _________________________  

Do you study privately?  Yes    No         How long? _______

Do you currently play in a band? (not a requirement)   Yes        No  (circle)       How long? ________  

Check all that apply: Concert  ____ Marching ____   Jazz band  ____ Small ensemble  ____  Other _____________

Musical honors/Awards/Bands you have played in           _______________________________________________________________________________________________________   _______________________________________________________________________________________________________


Optional Recommendation by Band Director or Private Teacher   The applicant will need to play at a fairly proficient level to accommodate the many musical demands.  If in college or older scout please complete this part yourself.

Please rate.......

Overall musicianship                                 Excellent      Good       Fair        Poor

Sight reading ability                                   Excellent       Good       Fair        Poor

Dedication                                                 Excellent       Good        Fair        Poor

For Percussionists  -  Rate ability on each of the instruments     4 = Excellent  3 = Good  2 = Fair    1 = Does not play

                                   Snare_____  Bass _____  Quads _____  Mallets/bells _____   Set _______

Additional comments _____________________________________________________________________________________




Director/ Teacher Name _________________________________  School  ________________________________________

Email __________________________________________________  Phone ________________________________________

Please return to the Jamboree Band Director within 2 weeks.         Thank You

           George Pinchock    484 Mayberry Road Schwenksville, PA 19473         or    pdf to Pinchock@aol.com