Fall Auditions for the Peabody Preparatory Wind Band 2017 – 2018 season will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017.
*Scheduling for August auditions will begin on July 1, 2017.
All orchestral auditions should be taken solo, without piano accompaniment.
Performance of a solo piece that demonstrates the student’s highest level of achievement and musicality. The piece should include both a technical and lyrical passage (or two separate solos may be used). Please bring a copy of the solo(s) for the directors.
Scales: Concert B-flat, E-flat, F, A-flat, (at least one octave – where possible)
Chromatic scale (at least one octave)
Snare Drum (required)
Mallet instrument (bells or xylo) – optional
If you have questions about specific solos and if they are appropriate for use, please contact Karen Seward via email firstname.lastname@example.org.