Audition dates and requirements for 2018/19 school year

May 21, 22 – Incoming 9th grade Winds/Brass Percussion/Piano/Harp Auditions (starting at 3:45pm in 219)

May 23, 24 –Garfield Orchestra Winds/Brass/Percussion/Piano/Harp Auditions (for current GHS students)

May 29, 30, 31—Garfield Orchestra Viola/Cello/Bass Auditions (for current GHS students)

June 4, 5, 6—Garfield Orchestra Violin Auditions (for current GHS students)

*Auditions will take place for existing GHS students in the morning, during advisory, 6th period, and after school—sign up sheets will go up in May*

Audition requirements for winds/brass:

Two octave Major scale

Two octave Minor scale

2 minute of a solo

Sight Reading


Audition requirements for strings:

3 octave Major scale

3 octave Minor scale

2 minute of a solo



Percussion:  (see or email me for audition time)

Short solos on snare, timpani, and mallets

Sight Reading



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