Any questions regarding auditions for the Trombone Studio should be directed to
Dr. James Albrecht.

2017-18 Audition Dates



December 2, 2016
February 18, 2017
February 20, 2017

Auditions can also be scheduled on an individual basis by contacting
Dr. Albrecht.

School of Music


https://www.uakron.edu/music




Degrees Offered



Undergraduate Degrees


Performance, Music Education, Jazz Studies, and Composition
Bachelor of Arts in Music and Music Minor are also available

Masters Degrees


Performance, Music Education, Technology, Composition, and Theory

How to apply


https://www.uakron.edu/music/prospective-students/how-to-apply.dot



Audition Information





Undergraduate


Audition: Required
Accompanist: Not required
Performed from memory: Not required
Length of Audition: 15 minutes
Recording Accepted: Yes, CD or Digital Media

Repertoire


Two pieces (solos or etudes) of contrasting style. One should be lyrical and one should be more technical.
Major scales up to 4 sharps and 4 flats.




Graduate


Audition: Required
Accompanist: Not required
Performed from memory: Not required
Length of Audition: 30 Minutes
Recording Accepted: Yes, CD or Digital Media

Repertoire


The audition will take place in a private lesson format. Have at least one solo and one etude prepared that demonstrate your present ability. Prepare at least four representative orchestral excerpts.

For recorded auditions: Include at least two solos that are representative of your performing level.

Orchestral Excerpts Tenor Trombone

Ravel - Bolero
Mozart - Requiem (Tuba Mirum) (2nd Trombone solo)
Wagner- The Ride of the Walkyries
Rossini - Overture to William Tell

Orchestral Excerpts Bass Trombone

Haydn - The Creation
Wagner - The Ride of the Walkyries (major)
Brahms - Symphony I