Woodwind

Musical examples listed in parentheses are recommended but may be substituted by works of comparable length and technical difficulty.

Bassoon

  • An advanced technical study (Milde, etc.)
  • The Mozart Bassoon Concerto
  • A sonata by Galliard or its equivalent
  • A work from the twentieth century (such as the Sonatine by Tansman)
  • Excerpts from the standard orchestral repertory
  • Sight reading

Clarinet

  • An advanced technical study (Trente Etudes Moderne by Paul Jeanjean or studies by Perier, Polatschek, or Jetel)
  • Two contrasting works from the standard repertory (Mozart or Weber concertos, Brahms or Hindemith sonatas)
  • An unaccompanied work from the twentieth century (Stravinsky, William O. Smith, Martinu, or a modern or avant-garde work in a current style)
  • Excerpts from the standard orchestral repertory
  • Sight reading

Flute

  • One of the Etudes Artistiques, Op. 15 by Anderse
  • A Mozart concerto
  • A sonata from the 20th century (Hindemith, Martinu, Poulenc, etc.)
  • Sight reading

Oboe

  • One of the even numbered technical studies by Ferling
  • The Oboe Concerto by Marcello
  • The Oboe Concerto by Mozart
  • A work from the twentieth century (such as the Berio Sequenza)
  • Sight reading 

Saxophone

  • An advanced technical study (Bozza, Mule, or an advanced jazz etude)
  • Two contrasting works from the standard repertory (Vellones, Glazounov, Bozza, etc.)
  • Excerpts from chamber music and ensemble repertory or jazz literature
  • Sight reading