Brass & Woodwinds

Brass and Woodwind Requirements

All brass and woodwind applicants must be currently studying with a private teacher and have completed a minimum of one year of private studytwo years of private study is recommended.
  • Prepared Solo: Choose a solo and prepare for the audition with your teacher. Preparation and musical artistry are important.
  • Scales: Major or minor, any number of octaves, which represent your current level of playing.
  • Sightreading may be requested

Placement in an ensemble is at the sole discretion of YOBC auditioners. Students do not audition for a specific ensemble. Guidelines for placement for our different ensembles are located under About YOBC/YOBC Curriculum.