All-State Video Auditions - JUNIOR (Grades 7-9)

Students are to submit a SINGLE, UNEDITED video containing ALL of the requirements listed below.

Alto Saxophone - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Two bourrées - Purcell/Rascher
All (no repeats)

Baritone Horn/Euphonium - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - treble clef: G (two octaves); bass clef F (two octaves)
For He That is Mighty - Bach
All

Baritone Saxophone - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Sarabande & Gigue - Corelli/Voxman
Sarabande - all (no repeats)
Gigue - all (as written, take 2nd ending)

Bass Clarinet - JUNIOR
Major scales - G & Eb (one octave ...articulation for scales is student's choice)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
March of the Marionette - Gounod/Walters
Measures 8-55 (no repeats)

Bassoon - JUNIOR
Major scales - F & A (one octaves)
Chromatic scale - Bb (one octave)
Bourree I & II - Bach
Bouree I - beginning through measure 16 (end on beat 3)
Bouree II - all (norepeats)

Cello - JUNIOR
Major scales - C & F
Melodic minor scales - a & d
Danse Rustique - Squire
Beginning through measure 96

Clarinet - JUNIOR
Major scales - F & A (one octave)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Sonata in c minor, mvts. 1 & 5 - Telemann/Voxman
Mvt. 1 - beginning through measure 31
Mvt. 5 - all (no repeats)

CLASSICAL Guitar - JUNIOR - no picks!
Major scales - F and G (two octaves)
Junior Right-Hand Study
Tanya's Tango - J. & P. Compton
Guitar 1, rehearsal letter D (Babooshka) to the end
Guitar 4, rehearsal letter D (Babooshka) to the end

Double (String) Bass - JUNIOR
Major scales - G & F
Melodic minor scales - e & d
Sonata in g minor - Mvt. 4 - Marcello
All of Mvt. 4 (no repeats)

Flute - JUNIOR
Major scales - F & A (one octave)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
Sonata No. 5 in F, Mvts. 1 & 2 - Handel
Mvt. 1 - beginning through rehearsal B (measure 29)
Mvt. 2 - all (no repeats)

French Horn - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octaves)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
Andante & Rondo - Mozart/Merriman
Allegretto - all (no repeats)
Rondo - all - take D.C al Coda (no repeats)

Jazz Alto Saxophone - JUNIOR
Chromatic scale - two octave concert Eb (your C) straight or swung 8th notes.
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8)
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).

Jazz Baritone Saxophone - JUNIOR
Chromatic scale - two octave concert Eb (your C) straight or swung 8th notes.
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8)
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).

Jazz Tenor Saxophone - JUNIOR
Chromatic scale - two octave concert Bb (your C) straight or swung 8th notes.
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8)
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).

Jazz Trumpet - JUNIOR
Chromatic scale - two octave Bb (your C) straight or swung 8th notes. (If student is unable to complete full two octaves, play to the top of your comfortable range.)
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8)
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).

Jazz Trombone - JUNIOR
Chromatic scale - two octave concert F straight or swung 8th notes.
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8)
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).

Jazz Piano - JUNIOR
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 6).
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Students will play five choruses WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8) as follows:
1st - play the melody, with the left-hand chords
2nd & 3rd - comp with two hands over two choruses
4th - improvise over one chorus
5th - play the melody, with the left-hand chords

Jazz Guitar - JUNIOR
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Students will play five choruses WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8) as follows:
1st - play the melody
2nd & 3rd - improvise over two choruses
4th - improvise over one chorus
5th - play the melody

Jazz Bass (upright or electric are both accepted) - JUNIOR
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 8).
Concert F Blues - Jamey Aebersold
Students will play five choruses WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10) as follows:
1st - play the melody
2nd & 3rd - play a walking bass line over two choruses
4th - play the melody

Jazz Drums - JUNIOR
Rose - Jim Snidero
Play the ENTIRE piece WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 6). Students may use the lead sheet (page 12) or the transcription (page 28). Stylistic interpretation is encouraged.
Drummers must play the following with sticks:
8 measures of a Bosso Nova beat
8 measures of a medium swing beat
8 measures of rock
8 measures of a ballad feel (with brushes)

Mallets - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - Bb (two octaves)
Fundamental Studies for Mallets - Whaley
p. 35 (in measure 51 please add a crescendo)

Oboe - JUNIOR
Major scales - Eb & A (one octave)
Chromatic scale - G (one octaves)
Rigaudon - Jean-Philippe Rameau
Beginning through measure 23 (no repeats); measures 48-65 (do not take D.C.)

Snare Drum - JUNIOR
Closed roll p < ff > p (10 seconds)
Etude #2 - Junior - Sartini
All

Tenor Saxophone - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Evening in the Country - Bartok
Beginning through measure 41

Trombone - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
Carnival of Venice - Davis
Measures 3 through 18; Gran Gusto through the end (skip the cadenza)

Trumpet - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - G (two octaves)
Honor & Arms - Handel/Ostrander
All (no repeats)

Tuba - JUNIOR
Major scales - D & Eb (one octave)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
A Touch of Tuba - Dedrick
Rehearsal letter A (measure 7) through D (measure 34); rehearsal letter E (measure 40) through the end (no repeats)

Viola - JUNIOR
Major scales - F & C
Melodic minor scales - d & a
Sonata in G Major - Mvts. 1 & 2 - Marcello/Preucil
All (no repeats)

Violin - JUNIOR
Major scales - C & F
Melodic minor scales - a & d
Concerto for Two Violins - 1st Violin, Mvt. 1 - Vivaldi
Beginning to end of 2nd page (measure 77)
(If possible, please indicate if you are playing from IMSLP version before you begin.)

Voice - JUNIOR
My Heart is Offered Still to You (English ONLY) - Orlandus Lassus/Randolph
All (sing along with "mm1" [music-minus-1] mp3 track)
America (My Country 'Tis of Thee) (a cappella)
One verse (starting pitch given 5 seconds after "My Heart" finishes on "mm1" mp3 track)