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.
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