WCSMA String Teachers

Dear String Teachers,

 

The WCSMA Spring 2017 Newsletter has an error in reference to the elementary and junior all county auditions.

The string information on page 6 of the Newsletter following the mallet information should not be there.

 

The correct audition list is listed on Page 7 of the Spring 2017 Newsletter.

For your reference Page 7, The CORRECT music  for the auditions is copied below:

 

Elementary All-County Orchestra Audition List 2017-18

Grades 4 and 5

Violin, Viola, Cello: Prepare and perform 1 two-octave scale and 2 one-octave scales that demonstrate your level of proficiency on your instrument.

Bass: Prepare and perform 2 one-octave scales, D, and G Major.

Option 1: All instruments: Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Book II, The Brook

 

Option 2:

Violin: Kuchler, F., Concertino, Op. 11 in G, Mvt. 1

Viola: Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Viola Book II, Bohemian Folk Songs

Cello: Paxton, S., Arr. Dinn (Schott Publishing), Allegro Moderato from Sonata Op.5 No. 3

Bass: Applebaum, String Festival Solos Double Bass Vol. I, Brian, A., March of the Giants

 

Junior All-County Orchestra Audition List – 2017-18

Grades 6 and 7

Violin, Viola, Cello: Prepare 2 two-octave scales and 5 one-octave scales. Perform both two-octave scales and 1 one-octave scale.

Bass: Prepare 1 two-octave scale and 6 one-octave scales. Perform the two-octave scale and 2 one-octave scales.

Violin: deProsse/Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Violin Book IV, Petit Bouree

Viola: Mozart/Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Viola Book IV, Allegro

Cello: Marcello/Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Cello Book IV, Allegro

Bass: Bach, J.S./Etling, F., Solo Time for Strings Bass Book III, Minuet 1

 

 

The following INCORRECT list appears at the end of Page 6 of the Newsletter ( after the correct band list)  This LIST

Is OLD AND WILL NOT BE USED FOR AUDITIONS.

VIOLIN- Level 3 –

Ruegger,C.: CONCERTANTE IN G Carl Fischer (1-13)

VIOLA- Level 3

Rameau,J.: RIGAUDON (String Festival Solos Vol. II) Selected by Samuel Applebaum. Alfred

Publishing, Inc. (pg. 1-30)

CELLO- Level 3

Bach,J.S./Etling,F.: MARCH (Solo Time for Strings – Cello, Bk.III) (must shift) Alfred Pub. (pg. 1-42)

DOUBLE BASS- Level 2

Haydn,J./Etling, F.: HAYDN MELODIES (Solo Time for Strings – Bass, Bk.III) Alfred Pub. (pg. 1-51)

 

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