Your Audition Will Consist of the Following:
1. Major Scales in all 12 keys (two octaves when possible).
2. Prepared Solos and/or Etudes - two contrasting works (one lyrical and one technical) or two contrasting movements within one work (required). See below for examples of solo works appropriate for audition
4. Brief Interview/Question and Answer Session.
If a work you would like to perform is not on the list or if you have any questions or concerns, please contact Dr. Bloomer at email@example.com.
It is important that you play something that YOU play well. Good Luck!
For graduate auditions, if you have questions, please contact Dr. Bloomer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Allegro Spiritoso- Jean Baptiste Senaille/Leonard Falcone
Andante et Allegro- J. E. Barat
Andante et Allegro- Ropartz
Andante and Rondo- Antonio Capuzzi/Philip Catelinet
Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms- Simone Mantia/ David Werden
Carnival of Venice- Herbert L. Clarke/Arthur Brandenburg
Concertino Op. 4 (movement 1)-Ferdinand David
Concertino #1 in B flat Major-Julius Klengel/ Leonard Falcone
New England Reveries- Neal Corwell
Euphonium Concerto (movement 1)-Joseph Horovitz
Fantasia di Concerto-Ed. Boccalari
Grand Concerto-Friedebald Grafe
Introduction and Dance-J. Ed. Barat/Glenn Smith
Morceau Symphonique, Op. 88- Alexandre Guilmant/E. Falaguerra
Pantomime- Phillip Sparke
Rhapsody for Euphonium-James Curnow
Sonata in F major (two contrasting mvts)-Benedetto Marcello/Allen Ostrander
Sonata in F minor (two contrasting mvts)- Georg Philipp Telemann/Allen Ostrander
Suite for Baritone-Don Haddad
Symphonic Variants-James Curnow
The Bride of the Waves-Herbert L. Clarke
(One technical and one lyrical etude can be selected from these method books)
Arban - Complete Method for Euphonium/Trombone/Trumpet
Bordogni/Rochut - Melodious Etudes Vol. 1
Kopprasch - 60 Studies
Tyrell - 40 Progressive Studies
Voxman - Selected Studies
Holst: The Planets - (Jupiter and Mars)
Mussorgsky/Ravel: - Pictures at an Exhibition - (Bydlo)