Symphonic/Concert Audition Material

Symphonic/Concert Audition Material

Workshops to assist students will be offered in the CHS band room on the following 3 days:
Tuesday October 20th from 3-4pm
Thursday October 22nd from 3-4pm
Monday October 26th from 3-4pm
Show up to get questions answered or just get help!
 
5 scales will be selected from the following for 40% of your audition grade:
 
- Concert Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, C, and F Major Scales AND the 1 octave Bb Chromatic Scale
or a 2 or more octave chromatic scale of your choice.  
 
- 2 to 3 octave scales where possible are preferred especially for higher chair positions.
 
- Every student is minimally required to play the 1 octave scales including the arpeggio for each Major Scale
AND the Bb Chromatic Scale.
 
Music was passed out in class to each student for the music portion that will be another 40% of your audition grade and it is selections from 1-2 of the following works:
 
Alligator Alley link for auditions
 
Incantation and Dance Link for Auditions
 
Metroplex Link for Auditions
 
Bosnian Folk Song Link for Auditions
 
Two Grainger Melodies
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Info Sheet - 2015 Auditions Concert and Symphonic Band.pdf488.09 KB
Full Range Scales - Portage Central Symphonic & Concert Band.pdf138.17 KB
One Octave Scales - PC Symphonic & Concert Band.pdf103.93 KB
Audition Form 2015.pdf14.85 KB

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