RYO Audition Requirements for Clarinet
RYO will be “strings only” for Fall 2022. We hope to add woodwind and brass students to RYO for the winter Semester. Please check back in November for RYO woodwind and brass audition information.
AYO Audition Requirements for Clarinet
Scales and arpeggios
All scales and arpeggios are to be MEMORIZED. Scales listed are your starting note. Do not transpose to concert pitch. The GMEA pattern is acceptable, two octaves is preferred except where noted differently (flutes 3 octaves).
Clarinet (your starting note): Major Scales on A, B (2 octaves), F major, and E harmonic, minor (three octaves); all with arpeggios; Chromatic Scale Three octaves on G.
Solo Piece (played without accompaniment)
Student should choose a piece that demonstrates their best ability.
Students will be asked to sight-read one or two examples at the AYO level.