INTERMEZZO AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

Auditions for the 2019-20 season will take place on September 9th for returning members and 16th for new members at Woodland Middle School in Coeur d’Alene @ 2101 S. Michelle Dr.

Online Application and Audition Requirements

  1. Sign up for a time using the online links. Previous NIYS Intermezzo members audition on September 9th- New to NIYS audition on September 16th.

  2. Please click on the name of your instrument to view the required scales and other audition information.

STRINGS
Violin:
D Major 2-octave
G melodic minor 2-octave

Viola:
G Major 2-octave
C melodic minor 2-octave

Cello:
A Major 2-octave
G melodic minor 2-octave

Bass:
G Major 1-octave
A minor 1-octave

WOODWINDS
Flute:
E Major 2-octave
F melodic minor 2-octave

Oboe:
D Major 1-octave
G melodic minor – 1 octave

Bassoon:
F Major 1-octave
G melodic minor 1-octave

Clarinet:
A Major – 2-octave
G melodic minor – 2-octave

BRASS
Trumpet:
D Major – 1 octave
F melodic minor – 1 octave

Horn:
A Major – 1 octave
C melodic minor – 1 octave

Trombone:
D Major – 1 octave
F melodic minor – 1 octave

Tuba:
D Major – 1 octave
F melodic minor – 1 octave

PERCUSSION
*All percussionists auditioning will be required to demonstrate ability on Timpani, Bells and Snare Drum.*

Timpani
Demonstrate ability to tune to given pitch.
Demonstrate single-stroke roll on timpani.


Mallets
D Major – 2 octave
C melodic minor – 2 octave
Demonstrate single-stroke roll.


Snare Drum:
Double-stroke roll and orchestra roll – slow to fast to slow

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