ALL-STATE AUDITION REQUIREMENTS
MIDDLE SCHOOL Eb and Bb CLARINET
Middle School Eb clarinets audition in
District Teams. See your band director for further information
Wind players must correctly play a minimum of five scales and their
related arpeggios. All
scales must be memorized.
Any student found using scale sheets during auditions will be
12 Major Scales and Arpeggios:
The following major scales must be played two octaves:
C, F, Bb, Ab, Gb, B, E, A, G.
The following major scales may be played one octave:
Eb, Db, D. Use the
scale order listed below.
C, F, Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb, B, E, A, D, G, 1 point for each scale, plus 1
point for each related arpeggio. To be played in eighth notes at a
suggested tempo of MM quarter note =120.
Minor Scales and Arpeggios
All minor scales must be played two octaves.
C Harmonic Minor
A Melodic Minor
1 point for each scale, plus 1 pint for each related arpeggio. To be
played in eighth notes at a suggested tempo of MM quarter note = 120.
The chromatic scale must be played from low E to 2nd ledger line C above the staff.
To be played in eighth notes at a suggested tempo of MM quarter
12 Major Scales and arpeggios
Total Possible Score