Information for prospective brass students applying to Manhattan School of Music.
There are no prescreening requirements for Brass instruments.
Auditions are approximately 10 minutes in length (doctoral auditions are approximately 30 minutes in length). You will choose the first work and the faculty will choose a second and possibly third work from the audition repertoire list you provide. An accompanist is not provided for auditions. Brass auditions are unaccompanied. For undergraduate-level Horn and Trumpet additions, knowledge of transposition/clefs may be required where applicable.
A full-length recital from contrasting style periods (including a work from the 20th century) plus four orchestral excerpts.
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