NCBA All-State Honors Band
LIST OF REVISIONS
November 8, 2016
9/10 Tuba Scales - Ab scale is now 2 octaves and the chromatic scale extends to Ab.
11/12 Tuba Scales - Chromatic starts and ends on E instead of F.
SOLOS - NO REPEATS ARE TO BE PLAYED AND ONLY 2ND ENDINGS ARE TO BE TAKEN.
Adjudication of Scales - Any error in articulation (wrong articulation or mixed articulation) will be a .5 deduction. May use deductions as small a tenth of a point for other errors.
Adjudication of Solos/Sight-reading - May ONLY use deductions of .5 point or a full point.
January 3, 2016 - Senior HS Bass Clarinet Solo
Measures 13 and 17 - change high C# to F# on top of staff.
November 7, 2015 - Baritone Saxophone players (MS, 9/10, 11/12) should
play the same scales as Alto Saxophone.
The 9/10 Baritone Saxophone scales have been revised and posted.
The scales, E and F, are now 2 octaves for 9/10 Baritone Saxophone.
All other grade level scales (MS and 11/12) matched between alto and baritone
July 2014 - String Bass Scales Revised and Posted
November 8, 2014 - For the 2015 auditions, there will no longer be a separate
scale sheet for the Eb Contra-Alto Clarinet. All low clarinets of any key will
now use the Bb Bass Clarinet Scale Sheet. This is for ALL grade levels. Students
may audition on Bb Bass Clarinet, Eb Contra-Alto Clarinet, or Bb Contra-Bass
Clarinet but ALL will use the Bb Bass Clarinet Scale Sheet.
February 1, 2015 - Correction to the 11/12 Timpani Solo - Note on Solo List.
February 2, 2015 - Beginning 2015-2016, all middle school saxophones will
play the same solo as the alto saxophone.