Scales & Arpeggios are required for both undergraduate and graduate prospective students.
Major and harmonic minor scales, two octaves at quarter note = 100. These should be played as sixteenths.
All major and minor arpeggios.
Suggested Audition Pieces
J. S. Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor, Mvts.1 & 3 J. H. Fiocco: Allegro (quarter-note = 100). Teague: Raindrops Teague: A Visit to Hell Teague: The Honey Bee Teague: Tryin’ ah Ting J. S. Bach: Violin Partita 11 BWV 1004, “Giga” (Double Seconds/D.Tenor & Lead Pans) J. S. Bach: Violin Sonata 1, BWV 1001, “Presto” (Double Seconds/Double Tenor)
J. S. Bach: Violin Sonata 11 BWV 1003, “Allegro” (Double Seconds/D. Tenor & Lead Pans) J. S. Bach: Violin Sonata 111 BWV 1005, “Fuga” (Double Seconds/D. Tenor & Lead Pans) J. S. Bach: Violin Sonata 111 BWV 1005, “Allegro assai” (Double Seconds & Lead Pans) Teague: Impressions Teague: Cell ‘O Vibes (Cello Pan)
These are all recommended pieces. If different audition pieces are sent, they must be of equal or higher musical and technical levels.