Ensemble Audition Information: Brass

Ensemble Placement Audition dates:

Fall 2015: September 15
Winter 2016: January 6
Spring 2016: April 21

Auditions will be held by instrument in each instructor's office as follows:

Trumpets: SNO 282D, Ryan Nielsen
Horns: SNO 282H, Jon Klein
Trombones: SNO 282E, e-mail Bryce Mecham for audition materials and instructions
Tubas & Euphoniums: SNO 282F, Matt Moore

Sign-up sheets for auditions times will be posted the week before auditions outside each instructor's office.

General audition requirement information:

  • Standard solo of your choice
  • Assigned excerpts from repertoire to be performed
  • Sight Reading

For jazz auditions:

  • 24 hr jazz piece (provided the day prior to auditions)
  • Improvisation

Specific instrument audition information:

  • Contact the professor of your instrument (see above) for specific requirements.