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Suggested Repertoire -- Auditions

Saxophone

Incoming Freshmen:

1.   Scales

      a)   Chromatic:  low B-flat to high F     

      b)   All major scales:  two octaves when possible

2.   Prepared solo, preferably with accompaniment.  Entrance auditions on saxophone should be equal to the performance proficiency required for Class A solos on the Wisconsin School Music Association's State Contest list.  See suggested repertoire below.

3.   Sight-reading


Transfer Students:

1.   Scales

      a)   Chromatic:  low B-flat to high F

      b)   All major scales:  two octaves when possible

      c)   Minor scales:  through four sharps/flats including a minor

2.   Prepared solo, preferably with accompaniment.  Entrance auditions on saxophone should be equal to or surpass the performance proficiency required for Class A solos on the Wisconsin School Music Association's State Contest list.  See suggested repertoire below.

3.   Sight-reading

Suggested Repertoire:


Alto Saxophone

Creston: Sonata

Eccles: Sonata

Frackenpohl: Dorian Elegy

Handel-Rascher: Sonata No. 3

Jacobi: Sonata

Rueff: Chanson et Passepied


Tenor Saxophone


Bach-Ramsey: Sicilienne & Allegro from Sonata No. 2

Telemann-Voxman: Sonata in C Minor

Vivaldi-Marx: Sonata in G Minor

Villa-Lobos: Fantasia for Tenor Saxophone

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