Coming in May, 2022
Junior High (Grades 6 – 8):
Students will be asked to sight read on snare drum, timpani and xylophone. Students should prepare to perform on all three of these instruments. In addition, percussionists should prepare the following:
Snare Drum: Play the following rudiments: slow – fast – slow
Mallets: All students will be asked to perform 3 chromatically adjacent major scales with arpeggios, 2 octaves. (quarter note = 120 or faster)
Timpani: Tune the sight reading from one given note. Play a Forte piano roll, then crescendo.