Low Brass

  • Major and/or Minor Scales (2 octaves when possible)
  • Chromatic Scale (2-3 Octaves, beginning on any note)
  • Two Contrasting Pieces (Lyrical and Technical)
  • Sightreading


Etudes

​​Trombone

  • Sixty Selected Studies for Trombone (Kopprasch)

  • Melodious Etudes Vol. 1 (Rochut)

  • 40 Progressive Studies (Tyrell)

  • Advanced Studies (Rubank)

Euphonium

  • Sixty Selected Studies for Trombone (Kopprasch)
  • Melodious Etudes Vol. 1 (Rochut)
  • 40 Progressive Studies (Tyrell)
  • Advanced Studies (Rubank)

Tuba

  • Studies in Legato (Fink)

  • 40 Advanced Studies (Tyrell)

  • 43 Bel Canto (Bordogni)

  • 70 Studies, Book 1 (Blazhevich)

  • 60 Selected Studies (Kopprasch)


Trumpet

  • Major and/or Minor Scales (with arpeggios)
  • Two Separate Etudes (Lyrical and Technical) OR
  • A solo with at least two contrasting movements
  • Sight-Reading


**Recommended Books/Solo Repertoire**
  •  Arban Complete Method for Trumpet (Arban)

French horn

  • Major and/or Minor Scales
  • Chromatic Scale (2-3 Octaves)
  • Two Separate Etudes (Lyrical and Technical) OR
  • A solo with at least two contrasting movements
  • Sight-Reading


**Recommended Books/Solo Repertoire**
  •  335 Selected Studies for Horn (Pottag and Adraud)

  • Kling 40 Studies for Horn (Chambers)

  • Gally 30 Studies for Horn (Chambers)

  • Kopprasch, Book II

  • Gugel 12 Horn Studies for Horn

woodwinds

  • Major and/or Minor Scales
  • Chromatic Scale (2-3 Octaves)
  • Two Contrasting Pieces (Lyrical and Technical)
  • Sightreading


**Recommended Books/Solo Repertoire**
  •  Sonatas (Poulenc, Hindemith, etc.)

  • Concertos (Mozart, Marcello, etc.)


Etudes

​​Flute

  • Anderson Studies

Clarinet

  • Rose Studies

Bassoon

  • Weissenborn Studies

Saxophone/Oboe

  • Ferling Studies


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