department of music

Fine Arts Center, Suite E, 105 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI 02881

music@uri.edu401.874.2431 or 401.874.5955

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Performance Audition for Percussion

Percussion Audition Requirements

Note:  Students wishing to major in Music Education must audition
on percussion.

Percussionists wishing to audition for percussion must be able to:

Snare Drum

-Perform a prepared snare drum solo or etude

-Demonstrate an orchestral long roll


Mallet Keyboard Instruments:

-Perform prepared two or four mallet solo and/or etude

-Demonstrate scales



-Perform prepared solo or etude

-Demonstrate tuning ability

Fore more information contact Dr. Kyle Forsthoff.

Note:  Students wishing to major in Music Education must audition on percussion


For Audition Requirements for Jazz Drum Set click here.

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