Band Auditions

If you are interested in auditioning for the North Carolina A&T State University Band Program, please email the following directors:

Woodwind players, please email Dr. Kenneth Ruff -

Brass players, please email Mr. Thomas G. Warner, Jr. -

Percussion players, please email Dr. Lamon Lawhorn -

Audition Criteria

Blue & Gold Marching Machine (BGMM) Summer Instrumental Auditions:

  • Must be a current or accepted student and attending the university.
  • May audition via video or in person at the New Student Orientation.
  • Percussion auditions for cymbals, bass drum and snare only.

For requirements, please contact the Assistant Director of Bands, Dr. Lamon Lawhorn at