In-person auditions are ten minutes in length. If your program exceeds this amount, please be advised that pieces may not be heard in their entirety. If submitting a recording, all works must be performed in their entirety. All requirements shown below apply to both B.A. and B.M. candidates.

Flute
  1. Two contrasting works: one etude and one solo work, equivalent to a Class A/Level 5 difficulty level.
  2. Major scales 2–3 octaves as is feasible, chromatic scale full range, moderate tempo, slurred and articulated.
  3. Sight reading.
Oboe
  1. One solo and one etude:
    • Solo to be chosen from this list:
      • Albinoni, Concertos in B-flat or D minor
      • Britten, Six Metamorphoses after Ovid
      • Cimarosa, Concerto for Oboe and Strings (C minor)
      • Handel, Sonata or Concerto
      • Haydn, Oboe Concerto
      • Marcello, Concertos in C or D minor
      • Mozart, Concerto in C or Quartet in F
      • Nielsen, Two Fantasy Pieces
      • Saint-Saëns, Sonata
    • Etude to be chosen from Barret, Oboe Method, or Progressive Melodies; Ferling, 48 Studies
  2. Major scales in 2 octaves, chromatic scale full range, moderate tempo, slurred and articulated.
  3. Sight reading.
Clarinet
  1. Two contrasting works: one etude and one solo work, equivalent to a Class A/Level 5 difficulty level.
  2. Major scales 2–3 octaves as is feasible, chromatic scale full range, moderate tempo, slurred and articulated.
  3. Sight reading.
Bassoon
  1. One etude, chosen from:
    • Weissenborn, 50 Advanced Studies, Op. 8, Bk. 2/Vol. 2
    • Milde, Concert Studies, Op. 26, Bk. I
    • Milde, Studies in Scales and Chords, Op. 24
  2. One solo, chosen from:
    • Mozart, Concerto in Bb (mvts. 2 & 3)
    • Any Vivaldi concerto
    • Telemann, Bassoon Sonata in F minor
    • Galliard, 6 Sonatas (any one of the six)
  3. Major scales 2–3 octaves as is feasible, chromatic scale full range, moderate tempo, slurred and articulated.
  4. Sight reading
Saxophone
  1. Two contrasting works: one etude and one solo work, equivalent to a Class A/Level 5 difficulty level.
  2. Major scales 2–3 octaves as is feasible, chromatic scale full range, moderate tempo, slurred and articulated.
  3. Sight reading.