Philharmonic auditions

Philharmonic auditions consist of prepared scales and a solo; at the audition you may be also asked to do some sight reading. Audition times will be available in August/September, TBA soon. Returning students, please fill in this interest form to help us plan for next season!

Required scales, minimum number of octaves listed (you may choose to play MORE octaves, not FEWER.)

Violin-D Major, 2 octaves AND one octave B flat Major (starting on the A string)

Viola- G Major, 2 octaves, AND one octave B flat Major (starting on the G string)

Cello-G Major, 2 octaves AND one octave B flat Major (starting on the G string)

Bass-G Major, 2 octaves  AND one octave B flat Major (starting on the A string)

Flute: F major, 2 octaves

Oboe: D major, 1 octave

Clarinet: A major, 2 octaves

Bassoon : C major, 1 octave

Trumpet: F major, one octave

French Horn: F major, one octave

Trombone: F major, one octave

Tuba: G Major, one octave

Percussion snare rudiments: 9 stroke and 17 stroke roll, flams and flam taps.

Online scale resources:

http://shop.theviolincase.com/pages/Printable-Scales.html

http://www.violaonline.com/twooctavemajorvlascales.htm

http://www.celloonline.com/twooctavemajorvlcscales.htm

http://www.stringbassonline.com/oneoctavemajorbass_scales.htm

http://www.deejaysworld.net/flute_files/12%20Major%20Flute%20Scales%20and%20Arpeggios.pdf

http://www.clarinet-tips.com/clarinet-scales-12-major.html

http://www.mpsaz.org/poston/staff/jabock/resources/scales/files/oboe_scales-2.pdf

http://www.hwband.org/uploads/4/9/0/9/49096475/cove_bassoon_scales.pdf

http://centraljagmusic.weebly.com/uploads/1/5/7/0/15703198/2-octave_trumpet.pdf

http://csmstigerbands.weebly.com/uploads/5/5/0/3/55036719/twooctavemajorscalesfrenchhorn.pdf

http://trombone.org/jfb/pdf/TwoOctaveMajorScales.pdf

http://www.mpsaz.org/poston/staff/jabock/resources/scales/files/tuba_scales-2.pdf

https://njmea.mea.nafme.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2017/05/snarerudiments.pdf

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