2018 Music Camp - Audition Materials


All campers will take placement audition(s) for ensemble placement while at camp upon arrival. Audition materials are listed below. 

Middle School Audition Requirements

For ensemble placement:
  • Seven Major scales – Concert Bb, Eb, F, Ab, Db, C, G performed in the format you play them at school.
  • A short sight-reading excerpt to test music reading skills.

Optional (for Middle School students who wish to audition for jazz band):

  • Jazz excerpts listed below for your instrument: 
    • Audition Requirements
    • Jazz Bass
    • Jazz Drumset
    • Jazz Guitar
    • Jazz Piano
  • Jazz sight-reading   

High School Audition Requirements

  • All high School campers must prepare the classical excerpts. All high school campers will perform in a symphonic group, rhythm section only players exempt.
  • Jazz requirements are for Jazz Band placement only and are optional for students not participating in jazz band.
  • Jazz Combo requirements are separate and for the optional combo audition.

All High School Campers:

  • All 12 major scales in FBA all-state format prepared excerpt(s) available for download
  • Sight-reading
  • Flute 
  • Oboe
  • Clarinet
  • Bass Clarinet 
  • Bassoon
  • Saxophone (classical and jazz)
  • Trumpet 
  • French Horn
  • Tenor Trombone 
  • Bass Trombone 
  • Euphonium 
  • Tuba 
  • Percussion 
  • Jazz Guitar
  • Jazz Bass 
  • Jazz Piano 
  • Jazz Drumset 
  • Jazz Combo Requirements
  • Jazz Combo Tune - Concert Key
  • Jazz Combo Bb 
  • Jazz Combo Eb