Woodwinds Studio

Class, Non-Majors, & Majors

The Woodwind Studio at Hinds CC offers students the unique opportunity to study with Woodwind Specialist, Mr. Brett Causey. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama and a master educator, performer and musician.

Courses offered include: Private one-on-one woodwind lessons for Music Majors and non-music majors, and class (group) woodwind lessons. Ensembles include: Saxophone Quartets, Flute Ensembles, Clarinet Choirs and large Woodwind Ensembles.

All woodwind majors are required to participate in marching band and wind ensemble or concert band. Auditions for music major and band scholarships may be scheduled for the same day and time. Audition requirements are the same.

Please keep in mind that instructors may not be available for summer appointments. Please call when scheduling appointments outside the regular fall and spring semesters.

Audition Requirements

  • Submit all applications on Future Students page
  • Submit a Music Major Application
  • Perform a solo with contrasting styles or 2 etudes of contrasting styles
  • All major scales
  • Chromatic Scale
  • Sight Reading


Brett Causey
Woodwind Instructor & Assistant Band Director
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