• Mariachi

  • Audition Requirements:

    • Beginning Students: A student who has no previous experience on an instrument will be given a music aptitude test.  All beginning students will be considered “open placement” candidates.  Beginning instrument assignments will be determined at the discretion of the Director unless you already own an instrument you would like to learn; however, Director must be notified at the time of audition what instrument that is.
    • Experienced Students: (Students with at least one year previous formal experience on a band/orchestra instrument, not including recorder). Students must bring their own instruments. The audition will include playing one major scale one octave, vocalize, match pitch and simple rhythm and play a two minute solo of your choice, singing is highly encouraged.



    • Intonation 60
    • Musicality 60
    • Prepared piece 100
    • Vocal 20


    Audition Deadlines:

    Auditions for the 2022-23 School year will be held on December the 4th,  from 9am to 5pm at the Mariachi Room T-14, and January the 15th/March the 5th virtually via MS Teams. To schedule an audition please email Mr. Roca at antonio.roca@houstonisd.org.



    Antonio Roca Mariachi Director: antonio.roca@houstonisd.org