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 study – two 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.