Audition Information

Bass Trombone Audition Requirements

*Auditions are available on the Saturday of audition weekends only.

Bachelor of Music (B.M.)

Solo (to be performed without piano): Lebedev-Concerto No. 1 (Concerto in One Movement)

Etude: One etude of choice from either Blazhevich, Bordogni or Kopprasch (any edition)

Excerpts:

Haydn-The Creation, No. 26

Bach-Sarabande from the 5th Cello Suite

Berlioz-Hungarian March

Wagner-Ride of the Valkyries, minor and major sections

Wagner-Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla from Das Rheingold

Major scales up to four flats and four sharps, two octaves, three where possible. Possible Sight-reading

Bachelor of Music Education (B.M.E.)
Bachelor of Science in Music and an Outside Field (B.S.O.F.)

Solo (to be performed without piano): Lebedev-Concerto No. 1 (Concerto in One Movement)

Etude: One etude of choice from either Blazhevich, Bordogni or Kopprasch (any edition)

Excerpts-candidates choice of three of the following:

Haydn-The Creation, No. 26

Bach-Sarabande from the 5th Cello Suite

Berlioz-Hungarian March

Wagner-Ride of the Valkyries, minor and major sections

Wagner-Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla from Das Rheingold

Major scales up to four flats and four sharps, two octaves, three where possible. Possible Sight-reading