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District Sr. High Honor Band – Prepared Etudes

Flute
Bb and Eb Clarinets
Alto, Bass, and Contra Clarinets
Oboe and All Saxophones
Bassoon
Trumpet
Horn in F
Tenor Trombone
Bass Trombone 
Baritone/Euphonium (Bass Clef)
Baritone/Euphonium (Treble Clef)
Tuba
All Percussion

Flutes Exercises from Selected Studies for Flute by H. Voxman; Rubank Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 38, Andante cantabile, Ab Major. Soussman
2016-17 Pg. 8, Largo, E minor. Ferling-Rosé
2017-18 Pg. 4, Sarabande, A minor. Bach
2018-19 Pg. 12, Lento, D minor.

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  Bb and Eb Soprano ClarinetsExercises from Selected Studies for Clarinet by H. Voxman, Rubank Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 2, Andante, C Major. Ferling-Rosé
2016-17 Pg. 22, Andante, Eb Major. Ferling-Rosé
2017-18 Pg. 16, Adagio, G minor. Ferling-Rosé
2018-19 Pg. 18, Andante, D Major. Mazas

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  Alto, Bass, and Contra ClarinetsExercises from Artistic Studies for Clarinet, Book 1 (from the French School) ed. by D. Hite, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 49, measures 1 – 25
2016-17 Pg. 70, measures 22 – End
2017-18 Pg. 59, measures 41 – End
2018-19 Pg. 53, measures 1 – 32

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  Oboes and All SaxophonesExercises from 48 Famous Studies for Oboe or Saxophone by Ferling, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 6, no. 11, D minor, Larghetto
2016-17 Pg. 12, no. 23, F# minor. Andante
2017-18 Pg. 8, no. 15, B minor, Largo mesto
2018-19 Pg. 4, no. 7, E minor, Largo

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  BassoonExercises from 48 Famous Studies for Bassoon by Ferling-Thornton, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 5, no. 7, G minor, Largo
2016-17 Pg. 2, no. 3, C minor, Andantino
2017-18 Pg. 20, no. 19, Bb minor, Andante
2018-19 Pg. 8, no. 9, Ab Major

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  TrumpetExercises from Selected Studies for Cornet/Trumpet by H. Voxman, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 14, Valse, E minor. Bohme
2016-17 Pg. 24, Adagio cantabile, Eb Major. Pietzsch
2017-18 Pg, 32, Adagio cantabile, Ab Major. Duhew
2018-19 Pg. 12, Larghetto, G Major

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  Horn in FExercises from 335 Selected Melodious, Progressive, and Technical Exercises for French Horn, Book I, by Pottag-Andraud, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 50, Adagio
2016-17 Pg. 48, Adagio con expressive (1st five lines). Kopprasch
2017-18 Pg. 51, Largo (1st five lines)
2018-19 Pg. 19, no. 7, Andante

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  Tenor TromboneExercises from Selected Studies for Trombone by H. Voxman, Rubank Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 28, Maestoso, E minor
2016-17 Pg. 13, Valse lentement, D minor
2017-18 Pg. 19, Largo cantabile, C Major
2018-19 Pg. 26, Andante con moto, G Major

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  Bass TromboneExercises from 24 Studies for Bass Trombone or Trombone with F Attachment by Boris Grigoriev, ed. Allen Ostrander, International Music Company Publicatons

2015-16 Pg. 2, no. 1, Lento, C Major
2016-17 Pg. 25, no. 23, Lento, Gb Major
2017-18 Pg. 21, no. 19, Tranquillo, Db Major
2018-19 Pg. 19, no. 17, Adagio, E Major

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  Baritone/Euphonium (Bass Clef)Exercises from Selected Studies for Baritone by H. Voxman, Rubank Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 10, F Major, Larghetto cantabile
2016-17 Pg. 22, Db Major, Adagio cantabile
2017-18 Pg. 2, Bb Major, Adagio cantabile
2018-19 Pg. 18, C Major, Largo cantabile

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  Baritone/ Euphonium (Treble Clef) Exercises from Selected Studies for Cornet-Trumpet by H. Voxman, Southern Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 12, G Major, Larghetto Cantabile
2016-17 Pg. 24, Eb Major, Adagio cantabile
2017-18 Pg. 2, C Major, Adagio cantabile
2018-19 Pg. 21, D Major, Largo cantabile

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  TubaExercises from 70 Studies for BBb Tuba, Vol. 1 by Vladislav Blazhevich, Robert King Music Pub.

2015-16 Pg. 27, no. 28, 4/4, Eb Major, Andante Semplice
2016-17 Pg. 8, no. 9, 4/4, D minor, Andante cantabile
2017-18 Pg. 22, no. 23, 6/4/, D Major, Andante
2018-19 Pg. 19, no. 20, 2/2, G minor, Lento

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  Percussion Instruments – Students are required to demonstrate a proficiency on all percussion instruments – mallet, snare, and timpani.

Mallet Scales (Major)

2015-16 – C, Ab, E
2016-17 – F, Db, A
2017-18 – Bb, Gb, D
2018-19 – Eb, B, G

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Mallet EtudesMasterpieces for Marimba by Thomas McMillan

2015-16 – Pg. 14, Sonata by Handel (to letter B, without repeats)
2016-17 – Pg. 16, Sonata by Corelli (lines 1-5)
2017-18 – Pg. 6, Sonatina by Telemann (lines 1-6)
2018-19 – Pg. 10, Sonata by Handel (beginning to letter B, without repeats)

Snare Drum Rudiments

Concert (closed) roll – (pp < ff > pp) 20 second time limit – 10 seconds for crescendo, 10 seconds for decrescendo – Required every year

Rudimental (open) roll [double stroke roll] – (slow – fast – slow) 40 second time limit – 20 seconds slow to fast, 20 seconds fast to slow – Required every year

Flam and Drag Rudiments – not required

Snare Drum Etudes – Portraits In Rhythm by Anthony Cirone

2015-16 – Etude #4 (lines 1-6)
2016-17 – Etude #42 (p. 45, lines 1-5)
2017-18 – Etude #11 (lines 1-8)
2018-19 – Etude #2 (lines 7-12)

Timpani Etudes – not required

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