Audition & Program Requirements

Bachelor of Music: Tuba

Prescreening required; audio or video recordings are accepted. If submitting video prescreening, please position the video so that your embouchure is clearly visible.

Prescreening and audition unaccompanied.

For Prescreening:

 

  • Solo selection or étude of the applicant's choice
  • Strauss, Ein Heldenleben, begin at rehearsal #62 and end after rehearsal #65
  • Wagner, Overture to Die Meistersinger, first 27 measures

For Final Audition:

  • Perform up to 3 minutes of any étude or solo piece of your choice. 

Orchestral excerpts:

  • Berlioz, The Damnation of Faust  "Hungarian March," begin at rehearsal #20 and end 4 measures after rehearsal #21
  • Mahler, Symphony No. 5, Scherzo movement, begin 13 measures before rehearsal #16 and end at rehearsal #17
  • Prokofiev, Symphony No. 5, begin at rehearsal #3 and end 8 measures after rehearsal #5
  • Strauss, Ein Heldenleben, begin at rehearsal #62 and end after rehearsal #65
  • Wagner, Overture to Die Meistersinger, first 27 measures

 

Other Degrees

Master of Music: Tuba