Guided Practice Sessions

The department has released a free Guided Practice Sessions (GPS) video series that covers the required scales and etudes from band audition materials for many instruments. Click a category below to view that instrument's latest playlist.

Alto Saxophone

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with MSU saxophone professor, director of jazz studies, Randy Hamm.

Horn

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with MSU horn professor Dr. Lisa Casey.

Trumpet

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with MSU trumpet professor Dr. Grant Peters.

Clarinet

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with Missouri State University applied faculty members.

Oboe

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with MSU professor of oboe, Dr. Cynthia Libby.

Flute

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with MSU flute professor Dr. Jill Heyboer and Betsy Nace.

Trombone

A Guided Practice Session on the latest Missouri All-State band audition material with Dr. Jason Hausback, professor of trombone at MSU, and Bob Swanson.