Audition & Program Requirements
Bachelor of Music: Tenor Trombone
Prescreening required; must be video recording. Video should be shot from left side so mouthpiece is clearly visible.
Prescreening and audition unaccompanied.
Fall 2023 Audition Formats:
Applicants will have the option to audition on campus or submit a pre-recorded audition. Pre-recorded auditions must include all audition repertoire and be uploaded to the applicant's Bienen School Supplement.
For Prescreening and Final Audition:
All repertoire required. No substitutions.
Solo Selection: Saint-Saëns, Cavatine, Op.144
Berlioz, The Damnation of Faust “Hungarian March” (second trombone)
Mozart, Requiem “Tuba Mirum” (second trombone)
Saint-Saëns, Symphony No. 3 in C minor, slow movement
Wagner, Die Walküre “Ride of the Valkyries,” B-Major section