SRA - STRINGS, WINDS, BRASS & PERCUSSION
CHAIRPERSONS: Strings - Ingrid Tang
Woodwinds, Brass & Percussion - Christine Kang
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, March 8, 2019
DATES & LOCATIONS:
AUDITIONS: Sunday, April 7 – Westminster Choir College (WCC)
Strings: May 5 - Gambrell Room, Princeton Theological Seminary
Winds: May 4 - Gill Chapel, Rider University
* All students who received Honor or High Honor on 4/7 must perform at these recitals.
CLASSIFICATIONS: Students’ classifications are determined by age and length of study as follows:
Elementary (El) – less than 3 yrs of study
Intermediate (Int.) – 3 to 6 yrs of study
Advanced (Adv.) – more than 6 yrs of study
PERFORMANCE TIME: Maximum time allowed through Grade 10 is 12 minutes, grades 11-collegiate and adult are 15 minutes
REPERTOIRE: Two contrasting pieces (one from either the Baroque or Classical era, and one from either Romantic or Modern era)
Alternately, two contrasting pieces within one time period may be chosen.
Selections may be for solo instrument, solo instrument with accompaniment, or ensembles of two or more in number.
Only one movement of a sonata or concerto should be performed.
Selection of the repertoire is at the discretion of the teacher. It is the intention that the repertoire should be chosen from the solo literature for each respective instrument.
Arrangements and transcriptions should only be used if no suitable age appropriate literature is available. No simplified arrangements will be accepted.
Pieces written with a piano accompaniment must be performed with accompaniment.
Memorization is optional for winds, brass, strings and percussion.