Double Bass Auditions

These are the requirements for entry into all undergraduate degree programs.

Accompaniment is optional. Two 3-octave scales of the student's choice, one movement of a Bach cello suite or a baroque sonata, and a movement of a standard concerto or piece of comparable difficulty.

Faculty Contact: Richard Ryan, reryan@ku.edu


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