• WSMA High School State Honors Music Project: Audition Details
Requirements
Sight Reading Practice- SmartMusic Files
Audition Dates & Locations
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Audition Preparation Timeline
Fees
 
2015 Audition Registration

Register Now!
Registration for the 2014 WSMA High School State Honors Music Project is now closed.

Registration for the 2015 WSMA High School Staste Honros will open on November 1, 2014.

Please visit the Timeline to review Honors dates for the 2014-2015 school year.

2015 Student Audition Practice Tools Utilizing SmartMusic Platform

WSMA and MakeMusic, Inc., the creators of SmartMusic interactive software, are pleased to announce a special partnership designed to assist teachers and students in preparing for High School State Honors Auditions.

For more information or to subscribe to SmartMusic, visit www.smartmusic.com

To download Band and Orchestra audition scales Click Here!

Smart Music

To download Jazz Ensemble audition scales Click Here!

To download WSMA Vocal audition tools utilizing SmartMusic Click Here!
(Tools include vocalization, sight - reading and aural exercises just like the audition!)
To offer feedback or suggestions on this prototype please contact WSMA.

2015 Audition Requirements - PDF files 

Please Note - Audition requirements change slightly from year to year.  Look carefully at these requirements. 

Woodwinds Brass Percussion
Flute
Oboe  
Bassoon  
Bb Clarinet  
Eb Alto Clarinet  
Bb Bass Clarinet    
Eb Alto Saxophone    
Bb Tenor Saxophone    

Eb Baritone Saxophone

   
 Strings Choir Jazz Ensemble
Violin Alto Sax
Viola  
Violoncello  
String Bass  

Harp

 
   
   
   
    String Bass
   
    Piano
   
    Guitar
   

Please Note: If you encounter difficulties in printing the required Jazz Ensemble etudes from this web site please try the following:

  • Save to the desktop and print from that location
  • Choose the "Scale to Page" Option
  • E-mail Tim Wurgler for assistance
* Drum Set Etude - Shiny Stockings by Frank Foster (C) Copyright 1956, 1963 by Lynnstorm Music Co.  All rights administered by Helene Blue Musique Ltd (ASCAP)  Reprinted by permission - All Rights Reserved
2014 Audition Fee and Honors Tuition

The audition fee for the WSMA High School Honors Project is $22.00 ($1 of every audition fee goes directly to Student Tuition Assistance). Payment must be done at the time of registration or mailed with a printed invoice from online audition registration program.  Registration closes on Friday, December 6, 2013 at 11:59 pm (Wisconsin time).  Late registration will not be accepted.  Audition invoices and fees with the necessary signatures should be sent to WSMA immediately upon receipt.

The student contribution for participation in the WSMA High School State Honors Music Project is $440.00.  The student contribution helps assist WSMA to offset the costs for summer camp, music, room, board and fall housing costs.

Please visit the program Timeline to view audition dates and locations.