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Suggested Audition Repertoire

Preparatory Program

The following is a representative list of repertoire for each instrument that indicates the minimum level of playing generally reached by those who are accepted into the Preparatory Program.  These are not required pieces; they are guides for applicants and their teachers and simply indicate the technical level and repertoire of the Preparatory Program.  There are many other works not listed that are appropriate for auditioning.

VIOLIN  
Concertos: Mozart No. 3;
Viotti No. 23;
Haydn in C Major
Pieces: Kreisler Praeludium & Allegro;
De Beriot Scenes de Ballet

 

VIOLA  
Concertos: J.C. Bach;
Telemann;
Stamitz in D Major

 

CELLO  
Concertos: Haydn in C Major (1st movement)
Pieces: Saint-Saens Allegro Appassionato;
Eccles Sonata

 

BASS  
Concertos: Capuzzi;
Dragonetti
Pieces: Marcello, Handel or Telemann sonatas

 

FLUTE  
Concertos: Mozart in G Major, in D Major
Pieces: Chaminade Concertino;
Bach Poulenc, Hindemith or Martinu sonatas

 

OBOE  
Concertos: Haydn;
Marello;
Telemann in F Major;
Handel in B-flat Major, g minor
Pieces: Handel sonatas
CLARINET  
Concertos: Mozart;
Weber Concertino
Pieces: Hindemith or Saint-Saens sonatas

 

BASSOON  
Concertos: Mozart; Weber; Vivaldi
Pieces: Telemann or Hindemith sonatas

 

HORN  
Concertos: Any Mozart; Strauss No. 1
Pieces: Hindemith Sonata

 

TRUMPET  
Concertos: Arutunian; Hummel; Haydn
Pieces: Hindemith Sonata

 

TROMBONE  
Pieces: Guilmant Morceau Symphonique

 

TUBA  
Pieces: Bach/Bell Air and Bouree

 

PIANO  
Pieces: Bach Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1 & 2;
Beethoven Sonatas;
Rachmaninoff Preludes