Students are required to:
1. have at least one year of playing and music reading
experience on a wind, stringed, piano, or percussion instrument.
NOTES: Guitar is not offered and will
not be considered as a valid instrument for the skills assessment
procedure. Middle school piano is offered as a minor only.
2. perform a practiced solo or exercise that demonstrates the
highest attained level of proficiency. The solo should be between
thirty seconds and one minute in length.
3. perform sight-reading music as chosen by the assessment panel.