Anyone interested in applying to Professor Mulcahy's Summer Trombone Seminar should download and submit an application by June 1st, 2011. You can find the application here or under "Brass" on the links page!

To apply, submit a detailed C.V. and a recorded audition (CDs only). Record all required selections in the same location, unaccompanied, with no editing within an individual excerpt. 

Tenor trombone: 

Saint-Saëns’ Cavatine (for high school and undergraduate students only); Martin’s Ballade, beginning to figure 14 (for graduate students and professionals); Mozart’s Requiem, Tuba mirum, 2nd trombone solo; Berlioz’s “Hungarian March,” 2nd trombone parts (from 6 measures before rehearsal 4 through the 2nd measure of rehearsal 5); Ravel’s Bolero, 1st trombone solo (3rd measure of rehearsal 10 to rehearsal 11); Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” (major only).

Bass trombone:

Lededev’s Concerto, beginning to end of cadenza (for high school and undergraduate students only); Spillman’s Concerto, beginning to letter H (for graduate students and professionals); Bach’s Cello Suite No. 5, Sarabande; Berlioz’s “Hungarian March”; Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” (2nd major section only).

Applicants who are accepted will then be billed for the $600 fee. Again, the deadline for applications is June 1. Auditors are encouraged; the fee for auditing is $50 per day.