Fremont Flute Ensemble
Membership - How do I become a member?
Junior Group - Needs at least two years of private flute lessons.
Senior Group - Intermediate to advance level of flute playing.
Membership is by audition only.
Members must practice and prepare the individual parts prior to rehearsals and are required to take weekly private flute lessons.
Auditions - Junior Group:
Piece: One solo piece (2-3 mins.) of late beginning to intermediate level. Suggested piece: Gavotte by Fr. Jos. Gossec.
- Scales: Major scales up to three sharps and flats (two octaves).
- Sight-reading: Candidate will be given a short interval of up to half a minute to look through the music before they are required to sight-read it.
Auditions - Senior Group:
Pieces: Candidate must play two solo pieces of contrasting styles, one fast section to demonstrate technical ability and another slow section to demonstrate lyrical tone color.
- Scales: Candidate must prepare all Major scales (two octaves).
- Sight-reading: Candidate will be given a short interval of up to half a minute in which to look through the music before they are required to sight-read.
End of January and beginning of September.
Please call or email regarding the audition date.
Members meet every Saturday evening.
The Junior Group rehearses from 5:30 - 7:00pm
The Senior Group rehearses from 7:00 - 9:00pm
Rehearsals are held at : 44555 South Grimmer Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94539.