Ballard High School Performing Arts
Please sign up if you are currently in Wind Ensemble. The audition will determine your placement for next year.
Download this sheet, fill out and bring to your audition.
Download and prepare from this music. Find your instrument and print, instead of the entire the packet.
- Prepare all 12 major scales in 8th notes at quarter note = 120 bpm. You will be asked to play a random selection of them.
- Play at least a two-octave chromatic scale, up and down, at a steady and quick pace to demonstrate your range
- Perform both of the provided excerpts for your instrument. Pay close attention to tempo markings, articulation, dynamics, and other musical markings.
- Sight-read a short excerpt
Any questions? Contact Mr. James [email protected]
BHS band room
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