PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT

 

Contact: Mr. Timothy S. Kelley, Director of Instrumental Studies
E-mail: tkelley@wbu.edu

AUDITION REPERTOIRE
Repertoire for the admission should generally be selected from traditional solo literature. Music prepared for public school state Solo and Ensemble or All-State contest is appropriate. The following represents examples of acceptable audition repertoire as well as repertoire that may be studied while enrolled at WBU.

Student should demonstrate versatility on snare, timpani, and mallet instruments by playing two full-length études from of the following:

Portraits in Rhythm, Snare Cirone
Solo Timpanist Vic Firth
Intermediate or Advanced Studies for Keyboard Mallets Garwood Whaley

Scholarships are competitive and students should be prepared to display both their technical and musical abilities.