Auditions

  • There are scale requirements for all three age groups.
  • New for Fall 2014:  No memorization of scales is required
  •  A short sight-reading etude will be heard in each audition.

Senior High

Senior Auditions use the OMEA 1st round material and scales each year.

  • New for Fall 2014:  No memorization of scales is required

Junior High

The tryout sets for each year will be as follows:

SET 1:    2014-2015          2017-2018           2020-2023

SET 2:    2015-2016          2018-2019           2021-2022

SET 3:   2016-2017          2019-20120        2022-2023

Jr. NCDA Tryout Sets (printable version)

Jr. High Scales

      • New for Fall 2014:  No memorization of scales is required
      • Jr. SCALES-ALL  (printable sheets)

7th Grade

  • 7th Grade scales DO NOT have to be memorized.
  • Master-Treble+SCALES+7 (Treble clef printable sheets)
  • Master-Bass+Clef+SCALES+7  (Bass Clef printable sheets)
  • Starting in 2014:  There will be only one set of music for 7th grade each year.

NCDA 7th audition material 2014

7th Percussion Music 2014 (PDF) click below to print a copy

7 grade SNARE 2014                7 grade KEYBOARD 2014               7 grade TIMPANI 2014