Youth Orchestra Auditions


Auditions for NEW Members and Current Members

Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 9 AM-2 PM in Dr. Julie Sorensen's office at the Fine Art Building (room 213). 

Please Signup for a time HERE
 

Audition Requirements:
  • Two Contrasting Pieces, each approx 1 min
  • Major Scales
  • Sight Reading
* If you don't have your own selections, you may use the Audition Materials provided below
 
Students unable to make the scheduled auditions, please contact sorejul2@isu.edu to set up an alternative audition time.
 
String Audition and Placement Materials:

Violin:
 
Viola:
 
Cello:
 
Bass:
 

Wind/Brass Audition Materials:
All-State Audition Etudes (choose 2 contrasting ones).
All 12 major scales (at least one octave).
 
Percussion Audition Materials:
All-State Audition Etudes (choose 2 contrasting ones). Percussionists must prepare the snare and keyboard etudes.
All 12 major scales (at least one octave). Percussionists must play the scales on keyboards.
 
For more information contact:
Julie Sorensen
Youth Orchestra Director

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