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Schwob School of Music

Information for Current Students

 

New 2017 Ensemble Audition Information

Click on the appropriate date to reserve your audition slot.

Thursday, August 10th - Woodwinds Only

Friday, August 11th - Brass and Percussion Only

 Saturday, August 12th - Strings Only

 

ORCHESTRAL EXCERPTS BY INSTRUMENT

Bass

Bassoon

Cello

Clarinet

Flute

Piccolo

Harp

Horn  #1

Horn #2

Oboe

English Horn

Percussion

Timpani

Trombone

Bass Trombone

Trumpet

Tuba

Viola

Violin

 

NEW 2017 JAZZ ENSEMBLES AUDITION INFORMATION - NOW POSTED!

Jazz Audition Instructions (READ FIRST!)

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Room 1717

Trumpets (11:00-12:00)

Trombones (1:00 - 2:00)

Rhythm Section - Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drum Set (2:30 - 4:00)

Friday, August 11, 2017 - Room 1717

Saxophones (11:00 - 12:00)

JAZZ EXCERPTS BY INSTRUMENT

Attention! All big band excerpts (except woodwind doubles) are taken from Don't Git Sassy by Thad Jones.  Please listen to the streaming recording posted below to inform your audition preparation.

Don't Git Sassy
from "The Definitive Thad Jones: Live From The Village Vanguard" recorded live by the Mel Lewis Orchestra in 1988

 

Alto Saxophone

Tenor Saxophone

Baritone Saxophone + Bass Clarinet

Flute Double (Optional-Saxophones)

Clarinet Double (Optional-Saxophones)

Lead Trumpet

Section Trumpet

Section Trombone

Bass Trombone

Guitar

Piano

Bass

Drum Set

 

JAZZ IMPROVISATION AUDITION LITERATURE

Required for jazz combo placement only. Select one or more of the following tunes:

Billie's Bounce

Oleo

Airegin

 

 

 

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Master of Music in Performance Handbook

Master of Music Diagnostic Exam Study Guide

MUSC 7999 Graduate Project Prospectus Approval Form

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