Audition Requirements 

Below are the audition requirements.  All students are encouraged to be enrolled in private lessons within a month of joining Urban Strings.  

 

Quarter Notes (Beginners):

No audition is required but an audition request form must be completed and submitted. Musician should have at least one year of playing on his/her instrument.  

Half Notes (Intermediate):

Students should play:

 Scales

  •   D, A, or G major scale (1 octave) choose two

 

 Prepared Piece

 Sight reading 

  •   Students will be given a piece and asked to sight read a few measures. (chosen by conductors)

Premier (Advanced):

Students should play:

 Scales

  •    Choose 2 two octave scales

 

 Prepared Piece

 Sight reading 

  •   Students will be given a piece and asked to sight read a few measures. (chosen by conductors)

Urban Strings Columbus

Detailed Premiere Audition Information

Detailed Half Note Audition Information