Brass Audition Requirements
Students wishing to audition for acceptance as a music major in the brass area should prepare to:
- perform two stylistically contrasting selections of literature or etudes (for example, a state solo contest piece or an all-state audition excerpt) that demonstrate technique and expression
- play any major scale up to four sharps or four flats, two octaves when possible
- play a chromatic scale
- sight read
All incoming undergraduate students wanting to audition for a music major must also take the theory entrance exam.