String Bass

A two-octave major and two-octave minor scale and arpeggio

Two contrasting movements or pieces. One slow to demonstrate sound quality and lyricism and the other faster to demonstrate technical facility and rhythmic integrity.

Suggested repertoire includes: A slow and fast movement of a sonata by Vivaldi, Marcello, Eccles or a movement of a Bach unaccompanied cello suite or pair of slow/fast gamba sonata movements, Bloch "Supplication", a study from Simandl "30 Studies or a concerto movement by Dittersdorf, Vanhal, Koussevitsky, Dragonetti, or Bottesini. 

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