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Schwob School of Music

Schwob School of Music

Information for Current Students

 2019 Ensemble Audition Dates - TBA

 

2018 Ensemble Audition Information

 

ORCHESTRAL EXCERPTS BY INSTRUMENT - click here 

For saxophone, harp, and euphonium, please contact the studio professor directly.

 

 

NEW 2018 JAZZ ENSEMBLES AUDITION INFORMATION - NOW POSTED!

Jazz Audition Instructions (READ FIRST!)

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 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 17, 2018 - Room 1717

Saxophones (2:30 - 4:30)

JAZZ EXCERPTS BY INSTRUMENT

Attention! All big band excerpts (except woodwind doubles) are taken from Big Dipper by Thad Jones (horns) or Evidence as arranged by John Clayton (rhythm section).  Please listen to the streaming recording posted below to inform your audition preparation.

Big Dipper (Thad Jones)
from "Central Park North" recorded by the Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Orchestra in 1969

 

Evidence (Thelonious Monk, arr. John Clayton)
from "Explosive! Milt Jackson Meets the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra" released by the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra in 1999

Alto Saxophone

Tenor Saxophone

Baritone Saxophone

Flute Double (Optional-Saxophones)

Clarinet Double (Optional-Saxophones)

Lead Trumpet (Play lead trumpet and section trumpet parts)

Section Trumpet

Section Trombone

Bass Trombone

Guitar

Piano

Bass

Drum Set/Vibes

 

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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Schwob School of Music Scholarships and Financial Aids

Master of Music in Performance Handbook

Master of Music Diagnostic Exam Study Guide

MUSC 7999 Graduate Project Prospectus Approval Form

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