Brass & Wind Ensembles
Audition Requirements

22-23 Season: Students will sign up for a scheduled audition time on September 10 & 11. 

 Below you may find the requirements for each instrument as well as the parts to prepare.

Young Sousas Band

B-flat concert scale and F concert scale, 1 octave.

1 prepared piece, more than 8 measures long.

Students will be asked to sight-read


Winds, Brass, Percussion: 2 contrasting pieces, one 2 octave chromatic scale, one 2 octave B flat major scale or F-major scale

Students may be asked to sight-read.

Jazz Band

Students will play a prepared jazz standard and a prepared Bb blues tune (Autumn Leaves), improvisation is optional.

Student will play 4 major scales.

Finally, the student will sight-read 1 piece.

Download your part for Autumn Leaves Below

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