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Getting Ready for College Auditions

By Tom Ervin • December 01, 1996

A trombone student requested advice on college auditions, and this was my advice. (Much of this could also apply to other auditions and tape producing, such as for regional competitions, all-state tryouts, graduate schools and summer camps.)

 

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