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Saxophone

-Be sure to review RECORDING and SUBMISSION  instructions at the bottom of this page-

Please record 3 videos, one each for your scales, solo piece, and studies (etude):

Scales

Record 4, two-octave scales in the following keys, using Region or All State style rhythm:
B Major
F Major
E-flat Major
Chromatic Scale

Solo

Record 5 minutes of music. If possible, please offer contrasting sections.
* You may audition on any of the saxophones. Repertoire suggestions are listed, but are NOT limited to the following pieces:
Soprano Saxophone:
Caprice, Op. 80 -­- Jean-­-Baptiste Singlée
Sonata -­- Ronald Caravan
Fantasia -­- H. Villa Lobos
Alto Saxophone:
Sonata -­- Paul Creston
Concerto -­- Glazunov
Tableaux De Provence -­- Paule Maurice
Tenor Saxophone:
Concerto in G Minor -­- David Bennett
Fantaisie -­- Jean-­-Baptiste Singlée
Ballet Impressions -­- Leroy Ostransky
Baritone Saxophone:
Septieme Solo De Concert -­- Jean-­-Baptiste Singlée
Sonata -­- Garland Anderson
Sonata -­- Ronald L. Caravan

Studies

Record 3 minutes of an etude/s of your choosing:
For example: Klosé, Ferling, 18 Exercises/Studies Berbiguier (Marcel Mule Edition) or other comparable etudes.

How to Record your Audition – Woodwinds

How to Submit your Audition

Downloadable version of Saxophone audition requirements

For Specific information about your Saxophone audition, contact Ms. Kathleen Mitchell mitchell@tcnj.edu

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