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Percussion Auditions

Percussion Auditions will be held during the week of August 19-23.
Please contact Shellie Harden at sharden@unomaha.edu after August 1 to schedule an audition time.

Percussion Excerpts

All percussion students are required to participate in ensemble auditions. Incoming Freshman should prepare the excerpts marked with a *. All other students should prepare everything on the list.

Bells (Glockenspeil)
Dukas: Sorcerer's Apprentice
Rehearsal 17 to 20 and 22 to 24

Xylophone
Gershwin: Overture to Porgy and Bess
Beginning to B

*Stravinsky: Firebird
Danse Infernale Reh 12 to Reh 14

Snare Drum
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Mvt. 3, D to E
Mvt. 4, M to U

Ravel: Bolero

*Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije Suite
Mvt. 1, 1 to 2 and 13 to end

Tambourine
*Dvorak: Carnivale Overture
complete

Cymbals
*Tchaikovsky: Romeo et Juliette: Overture Fantasy

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Mvt. 3, 32 to 33

Please contact Shellie Harden after August 1 at sharden@unomaha.edu or 402-554-2177 if you have any questions or would like to schedule an audition.