Etudes and Scales

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2015 audition rehearsal recordings can be purchased in the NMEA Store.

2015 All-State Ensemble Repertoire

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Choral audition materials

Jazz audition materials

String audition materials

Wind audition materials 

Percussion audition materials


Updated 2015 Auditions Manuals will be posted as they are available:

  • Full Auditions Manual
  • General Information
  • Creating the Application
  • Video Creation
  • Choral
  • Jazz
  • Strings
  • Winds/Perc



Audition etudes and scales can be downloaded below. Please click on the link to download the 2015 Etudes and Required Scales.

Choral Scales and Arepeggios


Jazz audition materials will be posted as soon as it is available.



String Excerpts, Etudes and Scales

Wind Excerpts, Etudes, and Scales

Percussion Excerpts, Etudes, Scales and Rudiments