Preliminary Audition Repertoire

The audition CD must contain the following excerpts in the order listed. Excerpts may be found in the orchestral parts (measure numbers provided.) Most of the orchestral parts for the Preliminary Audition CD are available from Edwin F. Kalmus & Co., Inc. Kalmus can be contacted at (800) 434-6340 or online at www.kalmus-music.com http://www.kalmus-music.com. See the Entrance Information page for complete CD specifications.

PDFs of the excerpts can be found here:  
Tenor Trombone CD Repertoire

Solo (unaccompanied):

Norman Bolter, Morning Walk*
measures 1-48, omit extended rests

Orchestral Excerpts (all Trombone I parts unless otherwise noted):

Mozart, Requiem, Tuba mirum, 2nd trombone solo, measures 1-18

Berlioz, Hungarian March, 2nd trombone, 6 measures before Reh 4 to 2nd measure of Reh 5

Ravel, Bolero, 3rd measure of Reh 10 through Reh 11

Wagner, Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin, 1 measure before Reh D to 5th measure after Reh E
Bass Trombone CD Repertoire

Solo (unaccompanied):

Norman Bolter, Sagittarius2*
measures 6-46, omit extended rests

Orchestral Excerpts (all Bass Trombone parts unless otherwise noted):

Beethoven, Symphony No. 9, movement IV, measure 595 (Andante maestoso) to measure 618

Berlioz, Hungarian March, 6 measures before Reh 4 to 2nd measure of Reh 5

Schumann, Symphony No. 3, "Rhenish," movement IV, measures 1-8

Wagner, Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin, 1 measure before Reh D to 5th measure after Reh E