Perform two contrasting pieces or two contrasting movements from the same piece.
Submit scores and recordings of two original compositions.
Perform two pieces from either category:
a) Suggested pieces include anything in the Bridges Series (Level 1 or higher), Leo
Brouwer (Etudes 1, 2, 4, 5), Matteo Carcassi (Studies 2, 3), Francisco Tarrega (Lagrima, Adelita), Fernando Sor (Segovia Edition Etude 1 in C major, 2 in C major, 5 in b minor)
b) Perform two jazz standards of your choice.
Perform the melody and 2 choruses of improvisation.
Perform two or more of the following:
a) Drum Set: Perform a prepared piece. Demonstrate ability to play various styles such as
Jazz, Afro-Cuban, Bossa Nova, Rock, Funk, Hip-Hop.
b) Snare Drum: Perform a snare drum piece and be able to showcase different rudiments (singles, stroke rolls, paradiddles, flams, ratamacues, etc.)
c) Mallets: Perform a mallet piece for xylophone or marimba.
d) Latin Percussion: Play congas, bongo, timbales, or cowbell in a prepared piece or by
demonstrating various styles (Salsa, Cha Cha, Bolero, Merengue, Guaguanco).
Perform two pieces of contrasting styles.
A single movement of a larger work is acceptable as one of the pieces. The selections must be memorized.
Voice-Classical or Musical theater声乐-古典或音乐剧
Perform two classical or musical theater songs of your choice. At least one song must be in English.
Perform two songs of your choice in English. At least one song must be a ballad.