Auditions

Audition nominations may only be made by the school orchestra director. There are NO EXCEPTIONS to this rule.

Audition Dates

  • September 24, 25, and 26: Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

    • 4 PM-8 PM

Audition Location: Wilde Lake Middle School (10481 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia)

Download the registration form, fill it out, and bring it to your audition.

Performance Requirements

1. Scales

  • Violin - Two octave G and D Major, One octave C Major.

  • Viola/Cello - Two octave C, D and G Major.

  • Bass - One octave G, C and D Major.

Scales must be performed in quarter notes at QUARTER NOTE = 96.

2. Prepared Piece: All instruments must play a solo piece which is demonstrative of their ability. Minimum level for consideration is the equivalent of a grade two piece from the end of Book I Suzuki.

3. Audition Excerpts (will be available on September 3, 2019)

  • Violin

  • Viola

  • Cello

  • Bass

4. Sight reading: Your child will be given music at the audition to perform without prior practice.