All-State Video Auditions - SENIOR (Grades 10-12)

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

Alto Saxophone - SENIOR
Major scales - E & Ab (two octaves where possible)
Chromatic scale - low Bb to F above staff
Sonata - Heiden
Mvt. 1 - beginning through rehearsal number 4 (measure 59)
Mvt. 3 - beginning through rehearsal number 2 (measure 14)

Baritone Horn/Euphonium - SENIOR
Major scales - A & D (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - treble clef: C (two octaves); bass clef Bb (two octaves)
Lyric Suite - Donald White
Mvt. 3 - rehearsal letter A (measure 9) through C (measure 30)
Mvt. 4 - rehearsal letter A (measure 10) through D (measure 43), rehearsal letter P (measure 155) through the end

Baritone Saxophone - SENIOR
Major scales - E & Ab (two octaves where possible)
Chromatic scale - low Bb to F above staff
Undercurrent - Long
Beginning through rehearsal number 6 (measure 51)

Bass Clarinet - SENIOR
Major scales - A & Db (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - E below staff to G above staff
Lament0 - Bassi
Beginning through rehearsal number 2 (measure 23), rehearsal number 4 (measure 58) through the end

Bassoon - SENIOR
Major scales - Db & E (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - Bb below staff to G above staff
Sonata in g minor - Largo & Allegro con Spirito - Eccles
Mvt. 1 - all without repeats
Mvt. 2 - start at measure after the second ending (with pickup note) through end

Cello - SENIOR
Major scales - Eb & G
Melodic minor scales - c & g
Concerto for Two Cellos - Mvt. 1 - 1st cello part - Vivaldi
Beginning through measure 61

Clarinet - SENIOR
Major scales - Db & E (articulation is student's choice)
Chromatic scale - E below staff to G (4th line above staff)
Solo de Concours - Rabaud
Moderato - all
Largo - measures 2 through 18
Allegro - measures 22 through 75; and the last page (6/8 to the end)

CLASSICAL Guitar - SENIOR - no picks!
Major scale - E (three octaves)
Senior Right-Hand Study
Concerto for Four Violins - Telemann/Borg
Guitar 1 - measures 6 through 17 (no repeat)
Guitar 3 - measures 18 through the end (no repeat)

Double (String) Bass - SENIOR
Major scales - G & A
Melodic minor scales - e & a
Die Meistersinger - Wagner
Beginning through measure 57

Flute - SENIOR
Major scales - Db & E (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - C (three octaves)
Concerto in G Major - Quantz
Mvt. 1 - rehearsal letter A (measure 24) through B (measure 54), rehearsal letter E (measure 115) through the end

French Horn - SENIOR
Major scales - Ab & D (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - F (two octaves)
Concert Piece, Op. 94 - Saint-Saëns
Allegretto Moderato - measures 38 through 121 (skipping the rests)
Adagio - measures 1 through 17

Jazz Alto Saxophone - SENIOR
Chromatic scales - Start on low C and play the range of your instrument (as high as you can comfortably reach) using straight or swung 8th notes.
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3. (Track 18)
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10).

Jazz Baritone Saxophone - SENIOR
Chromatic scales - Start on low C and play the range of your instrument (as high as you can comfortably reach) using straight or swung 8th notes.
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3. (Track 18)
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10).

Jazz Tenor Saxophone - SENIOR
Chromatic scales - Start on low C and play the range of your instrument (as high as you can comfortably reach) using straight or swung 8th notes.
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3. (Track 18)
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10).

Jazz Trumpet - SENIOR
Chromatic scales - Start on low C and play the range of your instrument (as high as you can comfortably reach) using straight or swung 8th notes.
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3. (Track 18)
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10).

Jazz Trombone - SENIOR
Chromatic scales - Start on low C and play the range of your instrument (as high as you can comfortably reach) using straight or swung 8th notes.
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3. (Track 18)
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Play the melody, solo over TWO choruses and end with the melody. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10).

Jazz Piano - SENIOR
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 16).
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Students will play five choruses WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10) as follows:
1st - play the melody, comping with the left hand
2nd - comp over one chorus
3rd & 4th - improvise over two choruses
5th - play the melody, comping with the left hand

Jazz Guitar - SENIOR
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 18).
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - Jamey Aebersold
Students will play five choruses WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (tracks 2 and 10) as follows:
1st - play the melody
2nd - comp over one chorus
3rd & 4th - improvise over two choruses
5th - play the melody

Jazz Bass (upright or electric are both accepted) - SENIOR
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play chorus 1, ending at measure 32. Play WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 18).
Mr. Super Hip and Fast Blues in F - 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 - solo over chorus
5th - play the melody

Jazz Drums - SENIOR
Two Plus Two - Jim Snidero
Play the ENTIRE piece WITH accompaniment CD or mp3 (track 16). Students may use the lead sheet (page 22) or the transcription (page 58). Stylistic interpretation is encouraged.
Drummers must play the following with sticks:
8 measures of a Samba beat
8 measures of a medium swing beat
8 measures of funk
8 measures a 12/8 Afro-Cuban beat
8 measures of a ballad feel (with brushes)

Mallets - SENIOR
Major scales - Ab & B (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - Bb (two octaves)
Fundamental Studies for Mallets - Whaley
p. 35 (in measure 51 please add a crescendo)

Oboe - SENIOR
Major scales - Db & E (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Concerto No. 2 in d minor - Albinoni/Kneusslin
Mvt. 1 - pickup of measure 35 through measure 52; measure 88 through 97,
Mvt. 2 - measures 17 through 41

Snare Drum - SENIOR
Closed roll p < ff > p (20 seconds)
Etude #2 - Senior - Sartini
All

Tenor Saxophone - SENIOR
Major scales - E & Ab (two octaves where possible)
Chromatic scale - low Bb to F above staff
Sonata in c minor - Telemann
Mvt. 3 (Allegro assai) - all (without repeats)
Mvt. 4 (Ondeggiando, ma non adagio) - all (without repeats)

Trombone - SENIOR
Major scales - A & F (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - Bb (two octaves)
Concerto in Bb (Rondo) - Mozart
Measures 67 through 134

Trumpet - SENIOR
Major scales - Ab & D (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - C (two octaves)
Concerto for Trumpet - Haydn
Mvt. 1 - measures 37 through 49, measures 93 through the end
Mvt. 2 - measures 33 through end (No ossia or optional cue notes, no cadenza)

Tuba - SENIOR
Major scales - Ab & D (two octaves)
Chromatic scale - Bb (two octaves)
Air & Bourrée - Bach/Bell
Air - all
Bourrée - rehearsal number 6 (measure 39) through the end

Viola - SENIOR
Major scales - Eb & G
Melodic minor scales - c & g
Suite No. 3 - Allemande & Gigue - Bach
Allemande - measures 13 through end (without repeats)
Gigue - measures 49 thorugh end (without repeats)
(If possible, please indicate if you are playing from IMSLP version before you begin.)

Violin - SENIOR
Major scales - Bb & D
Melodic minor scales - g & d
Violin Concerto #3, 1st Mvt. - Mozart
Rehearsal letter C (measure 51) through rehearsal letter E (measure 94)
Seven measures before rehearsal letter G (measure 115) thorugh five measures before rehearsal letter I (measure 147)
(If possible, please indicate if you are playing from IMSLP version before you begin.)

Voice - SENIOR
How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place (English ONLY) - Brahms
Measure 1 through measure 62 (sing along with "mm1" [music-minus-1] mp3 track)