Auditions will soon be held for the East Central Community College Collegians, announced first-year director Chas Evans.

Evans said tryouts for the popular rock 'n' roll group will be held for vocalists, guitarist, bassist, keyboardist, drummer, auxiliary percussionist, acoustic guitarist, trumpet player, trombone player, saxophone player and technicians.

Evans said scholarships and credit hours are available to members selected for the talented group.

Students interested in becoming a "Collegian" must attend a special pre-audition meeting scheduled at 3 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013, in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.

Auditions for vocalists will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, and tryouts for instrumentalists are scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, August 22, both in the Vickers Fine Arts Center.

For more information, contact Chas Evans, 601-635-6227 or call toll free, 877-462-3222, ext. 227.

His email address is cevans@eccc.edu.