Honor Groups
California Band Directors Association (CBDA)
Main Website: http://www.cbda.org
This organization handles the auditions for performances for the All-State Concert Bands & Jazz Band
California Orchestra Directors Association (CODA)
Main Website: http://www.codaorchestras.org
This group organizes the All-Southern & All-State String Orchestra & Symphonic Orchestra
Music posted at
Applications available
Southern California School Band & Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) Honor Ensembles
Main Website: http://www.scsboa.org
These honor ensembles are open to all students in Southern California enrolled in their school ensemble.
Music posted at https://www.scsboa.org/high-school-honor-groups/
Applications available August 1, 2018
Application deadline: Friday, November 2, 2018
Southern California Vocal Association (SCVA)
Main Website: http://www.scvachoral.org
The Southern California Vocal Association auditions students for both All-Southern California and All-State.
Auditions: Saturday, September 29, 2018 & Saturday, October 6th. Nordhoff will host auditions on the 29th.
Registration & Information: http://scvachoral.org/honor_choir.php
All Southern:
Ventura County Honor Band (VCHB)
Main Website: http://www.vchb.org
This Ventura County Honor Band is open to all students in grades 9-12 enrolled in their school ensemble.
Music Posted on October 15, 2018 at http://vchb.org/auditions/index.php
Auditions: January 9, 2019 at Newbury Park High School
Rehearsals: February 5, 12, 23
Performance: February 24
Student interested in auditioning will be submitted by the director.