North Carolina
Bandmasters
Association


NCBA All-State Honors Band

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS


July 2014 - String Bass Scales Revised and Posted



Honors Band Solo Recommendation Form


The audition committee has been in the process of reviewing each solo rotation in June for 

the upcoming school or academic year. The committee has one more year left for this review 

cycle. Should the committee recommend any changes or modifications, those changes will be presented to the NCBA Board for approval by November of the same year. Please double check 

the solo lists after the NCMEA Professional Development Conference each year 

(after November 15th) for any modifications or corrections to the solo list for the 

current academic year.


SOLO CUTS ARE NOTED ON EACH SOLO LIST.



Middle School

Audition Requirements


Middle School Scales

Audition information for all percussionists is below.
Be sure to read the information regarding the auditions
under Bylaws on the Documents page and remember that all scales

are to be played in the order 

found on the page.


Middle School Scales are tongued; chromatic is slurred 

(except trombone is legato).




Flute


Oboe


Bassoon


Clarinet


Bb Bass Clarinet


Bb Contrabass Clarinet

Eb Contrabass Clarinet


Alto Saxophone


Tenor Saxophone


Baritone Saxophone


Trumpet


F Horn


Trombone/BC Baritone


TC Baritone


Tuba


String Bass





High School (9/10)

Audition Requirements


High School (9/10) Scales

Audition information for all percussionists is below.
Be sure to read the information regarding the auditions
under Bylaws on the Documents 

page and remember that all scales are to be played in the order 

found on the page.


High School Scales:

students are to be prepared 

to play any scale tongued or slurred; chromatic is slurred

(except trombone is legato).





















Senior High School (11/12)

Audition Requirements


Senior High (11/12) Scales

Audition information for all 

percussionists is below.
Be sure to read the information 

regarding the auditions
under Bylaws on the Documents 

page and remember that all scales are

to be played in the order 

found on the page.


Senior High: 

students are to be prepared 

to play any scale tongued or slurred; 

chromatic is slurred 

(except trombone is legato).







Bb Contrabass Clarinet

Eb Contrabass Clarinet