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2018-2022 HS Region and All State Repertoire

Teachers/Directors - For High School Auditions Scheduling special requests and assistance please contact
All-State Violin, Viola, Cello, and Double Bass auditions will have a supplemental excerpt from the 2020 All-State Orchestra program to be posted by the end of November. This excerpt must be performed at the All-State audition along with the assigned piece from the Repertoire List.
For 2019, please note changes to Percussion requirements and violin and harp scales. Also, Jazz Vibes is a new offering - updates are coming.
Please contact our High School Repertoire Coordinators listed below for specific questions about CMEA High School auditions repertoire.
CMEA Copyright Policy
CMEA expects all students participating in the audition process to abide by all copyright laws. Students must have an original piece of music, a digitally purchased copy w/receipt, a public domain copy, or perform from memory. With the exception of students performing from memory, students auditioning without an acceptable copy of music may be disqualified from festival participation.    
2018-2022 High School and All State Audition Repertoire (2019-2023 is coming!)
VOCAL    Please note: Soprano/Tenor Region song: “Ornamentation in Tu Lo Sai is optional and will not add or detract from the student’s score.” 
STRINGS     Violin, Viola, Cello, and Double Bass AS audition excerpts are attached below     
Please see "Harp Scales and Arpeggios Patterns" attached below
Students and Parents, please address any questions about audition repertoire to your music teacher.
CMEA Member Teachers: for questions, ideas, and concerns about CMEA high school audition repertoire as posted above (MS repertoire questions go to your Region Director), please address your inquiries to the following in each area...
Vocal          Matthew Harrison  Richie Diamond
Strings       Emmett Drake  Mike Winer
Winds        Jim Kleiner
Brass         Damon Coachman
Percussion Kyle Culbertson
Jazz           John Mastroianni
**** Our thanks to the Eastern Connecticut State University faculty for preparing these performances of the 2018 Region Woodwind, Brass, and Percussion solos: