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UNDERGRADUATE REQUIREMENTS
  • Two contrasting études showing the applicant's level of technical and musical advancement.

  • One standard solo selected from, or comparable to, works by: Arutunian, Haydn, Hummel, Hindemith, or Kennan.

  • One lyrical and one technical orchestral excerpt from the Standard Orchestral Repertoire. Examples can be found here.

Undergraduate applicants are required to perform their auditions on B-flat or C trumpets exclusively.


GRADUATE REQUIREMENTS
  • Two contrasting études showing the applicant's level of technical and musical advancement. 

  • One movement from a standard solo selected from, or comparable to, works such as: A. Honegger's Intrada, Halsey Stevens' Sonata.

  • Three standard orchestral excerpts:
    Moussorsky - Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition, Promenade
    Respighi - Pines of Rome Offstage Solo
    Stravinsky - Petrouskia Ballerina Dance