Horn audition repertoire

Undergraduate audition requirements

  • two contrasting movements, pieces, or etudes from the standard horn literature
  • memorized major scales at least two octaves and sight reading

Examples of music: 

  • Concertos 1-4; Concert Rondo by Mozart
  • Reveries by Glazunov
  • Concertpiece; Romance Op. 36 by Saint-Saens
  • Concerto No. 1 by R. Strauss
  • Concerto Op. 8; Nocturno by F. Strauss
  • Sixty Selected Studies by Kopprasch
  • 40 Studies by Kling 

Graduate audition requirements

  • two contrasting movements, pieces, or etudes from the standard horn literature
  • memorized major and minor scales two to three octaves and sight reading

Examples of music:  

  • Concerto by Gliere
  • Sonata by Heiden
  • Sonata for horn/alto horn by Hindemith
  • Concertos 1-4, Concert Rondo by Mozart
  • Concertos by R. Strauss
  • 48 Etudes by Reynolds
  • Studies for Unaccompanied Horn by Schuller

Horn studio website

Visit the horn studio website for more information about the program.

Contact

Nancy Sullivan, Horn
Office: Building 37, Room 109
Phone: 928-523-3755
Email: Nancy.Sullivan@nau.edu