Kansas State Wind Symphony
As the newest ensemble in the K-State Bands, this group boasts the talents of our Music Majors and gifted non-music majors. Students are exposed to challenging literature and standards of the repertoire.
2014 - 2015 Audition Information
Winds: Audition information will be posted by the last week in July. Auditions will be August 25th - August 27th
Percussion: Percussion Auditions will be Monday afternoon, August 25th from 3:30 - 6pm in McCain 201
Auditions are open to any student of any major at the university, just contact our percussion professor Dr. Gartner for information, sign ups, and requirements.
2014/2015 Percussion Audition Required Materials: (non music majors may contact Dr. Gartner for PDFs and audition requirements)
The Happy Farmer (Gaines** p. 66-67)
Etude No. 18 (Peters+ p. 143)
#5 (Cirone* p. 7)
Hansel und Gretel
3. Bild, 3. Szene ("Hexenritt")
Ulrich++ p. 49
Tchaik 4 mvmt.4 270-end
Ulrich++ p. 75
Carmen 2. Akt, Nr. 12
Ulrich++ p. 76
*Cirone, Anthony. Portraits in Rhythm. Miami: Warner Bros. Publications, 1999.
**Gaines, Julia. Sequential Studies for Four-Mallet Marimba, Level 1. Columbia, MO: Gaines Publications, 2011.
++Gschwendtner, Hermann, and Hans Jochen Ulrich. Orchester-Probespiel: Pauke/Schlagzeug. Mainz,
Germany: Schott, 1993.
+Peters, Mitchell. Fundamental Method for Timpani. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred Publishing Co., Inc., 1993.
2014-2015 Concert Schedule
October 15, 2014
December 2, 2014
March 11, 2015
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