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. Musician should have at least one year 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)

Premiere (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