Audition Information

Undergraduate Auditions(BM, BME)

  • Major Scales
  • Chromatic Scale
  • 2 contrasting solos or etudes from the standard repertory
  • Sight-reading

 

 

Graduate Auditions (MM, DMA)

Tenor Trombone

  • 2 contrasting solos from the standard repertory
  • Orchestral Excerpts
  • Mozart Tuba Mirum
  • Ravel Bolero
  • Berlioz Hungarian March
  • Saint-Saens Symphony No. 3 “The Organ Symphony”
  • Mahler Symphony No. 3
  • Wagner Ride of the Valkyries
  • Sight-reading

Bass Trombone

  • 2 contrasting solos from the standard repertory
  • Orchestral Excerpts
  • Haydn Creation
  • Wagner Ride of the Valkyries
  • Kodaly Hary Janos
  • Schuman Symphony No. 3 “Rhenish”
  • Berlioz Hungarian March
  • Strauss Ein Heldenleben

 

If you would like to audition for the trombone studio at Southern Miss, contact Dr. Ben McIlwain.