Delaware State University
at Cicely Tyson High School
L-R - EOUMB Band Director , Frederick
Goode; Assistant DSU band director, Mr. Chester Knapp; EOUMB
Assistant, Ms Saez; and DSU band director, Mr. Randolph Johnson.
Mr. Goode and Ms Saez welcomed Mr
Randolph Johnson and Mr. Chester Knapp of Delaware State
University (DSU) to Cicely Tyson High School where they will be
auditioning East Orange Unified Marching Band members for
possible scholarships to DSU next year.
The session begins with Mr. Knapp
(left) preparing the students for the auditions, telling them
what to expect and what they will be asked to perform for the
Under the watchful eye of Ms
Saez, the students then begin filling out information forms as
the first step in the audition process.
The auditions take place one by
one inside Mr. Goode's office, as Mr. Johnson listens to the
students perform on their chosen instruments. Danielle Stevens
auditions on the mellophone.
Arianne Pierre auditions on the
Kerianne Wallace auditions on
the baritone horn.
Kimberly Jarrett prepares to
audition on the drum.
Alumnus Shakquel Peters,
currently enrolled at Cheney University, auditions for a possible
transfer to Delaware State University.