Interested in joining the Tidewater Winds?
Please fill out our application to register for our upcoming auditions.  Please note that this application is for auditions only and does not guarantee a contract.


You may digitally fill-out your application (PDF), or email a printed scan/photo (JPG/PNG). To submit a completed application, please email a copy to our Personnel Manager, Chad McGill (

Applications submitted after the deadline of May 5th are not guaranteed an audition for the 2019 Season.

Audition Information

Auditions held May 19th, 2019 at Foundry Church in Virginia Beach. Audition times are based upon total number of submitted applications. You will be contacted with a general audition time shortly after May 5th.

Foundry Church
2801 Virginia Beach Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Audition Applications

The Tidewater Winds is comprised of musicians representing the many military, professional, and collegiate bands and orchestras in our area. In addition, we encourage talented high school students to explore our intern program for a chance to perform alongside professional musicians and arts personnel gaining experiences both in performance and arts management.

Please select the appropriate application below that best suits your interests. If you have any questions, please email our Personnel Manager, Chad McGill at


Instrument Audition Materials