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Music Department Audio

Scaramouche, 1st Mvt.
by Darius Milhaud
Dr. Patrick Jones, saxophone
with the Imani Winds

Concertino, 3rd Mvt.
by Jan Koetsier
Dr. Daniel Burdick, tuba
Patricia Higdon, piano

Klonos by Piet Swerts
Dr. Patrick Jones, saxophone
Dr. Kristine West Denton, piano

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Audition Requirements - Oboe/Bassoon

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AUDITION REQUIREMENTS-OBOE

Recommended or acceptable pieces for entrance examination:

Telemann, G.P. “Concerto in F min”, Albinoni “Concerto”, Schumann “Three Romances”, Baird, Kenneth “Shadow Dance and Lament”, Bellini-Peters “Concerto in Eb”, Marcello, Benedetto “Concerto in C min”, Lenom, Clement “Musette”, Handel “Sonata no. 1”, Saint Saens “Sonata”, Vivaldi “Concerto”

 Etudes:

Barrett “Grand Study”, Ferling “48 Etudes”,

 Scales:

Major scales up to four sharps and four flats. Knowledge of minor scales are a plus.

 Technique that the student should demonstrate:

Proper tone from low Bb to high D above the staff.

Music can be purchased from:

Eble Music (eble.com)

 Other:

Basically, you should demonstrate fast as well as slow, lyrical playing. The pieces listed above are just suggestions.  Any piece similar in level is also acceptable.
 

 

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS-BASSOON

Recommended or acceptable pieces for entrance examination:

A sonata from Galliard, J.E., Telemann, G.P. “Sonata in F min”, Weber, C.M. von “Concerto”, Weissenborn, J. “Capriccio”,  Vivaldi “Concerto in A min”, Bach any Cello Suite, Dunhill “Lyric Suite”

 Etudes:

Weissenborn “Fifty Advanced Studies”, Ozi “42 Caprices”, Milde “Concert Studies”

 Scales:

Major scales up to four sharps and four flats. Knowledge of minor scales are a plus.

 Technique that the student should demonstrate:

Chromatic scale from low B-flat to the top of the student’s range

 Music can be purchased from:

Eble Music(eble.com)

 Other:

Basically, you should demonstrate fast as well as slow, lyrical playing. The pieces listed above are just suggestions.  Any piece similar in level is also acceptable.