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RYO Audition Requirements for Trumpet

RYO will be a strings ensemble in Fall 2021

AYO Audition Requirements for Trumpet

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.

Trumpet (your starting note): Major Scales on A, B major (2 octaves), B harmonic minor, with arpeggios. Chromatic Scale 2 octaves on Bb.

Solo Piece (played without accompaniment)

Student should choose a piece that demonstrates their best ability.

Required Excerpts

Download AYO Excerpts for Trumpet for Fall 2021

Sight Reading

Students will be asked to sight-read one or two examples at the AYO level.
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