Region Info

Updated 2021-22 Region Audition Information will be posted here.

HS Region Errata

TMEA HS Etude Errata (ALL ETUDE ERRATA FROM THE TMEA WEBSITE MUST BE FOLLOWED FOR ALL-REGION AUDITIONS)

TMEA HS All-Region Excerpt Errata

VIOLIN

  • Violin Excerpt #1: Start the pickup to mm. 229 on a down-bow. (Posted 8/19)
  • Violin Excerpt #1: Tempo should be Dotted Quarter Note = 126 (Posted 8/23)
  • Violin Excerpt #3: Play TOP line only on divisi sections. (Posted 8/25)

VIOLA

  • Viola Excerpt #1: Play top note divisi throughout; measures like mm. 9 are played with hooked bows; measures like mm. 16 starts with 2 down-bows; measures like mm. 46 should be played with a down-bow on each sforzando (Posted 8/19)
  • Viola Excerpt #2: Tempo should be Dotted Half Note =76, not Half Note =76. (Posted 8/19)
  • Viola Excerpt #2: Accents on beat two should always be a down-bow (Posted 8/24)
  • Viola Excerpt #3: Start up-bow (Posted 8/24)

CELLO

  • Cello Excerpt #1: Tempo should be Half Note = 126 (Posted 9/17)
  • Cello Excerpt #2: M. 271-275 (first 5 measures) should be played down an octave. Everything else is at the correct pitch.  (Posted 8/19)
  • Cello Excerpt #3: Tempo should be 8th Note = 82 (Posted 8/9)

MS Region Errata

VIOLIN

  • Violin Etude: The last 3 notes should be all down bow (Posted 9/9)
  • Violin Excerpt #3: For measures 174 – 197 the tempo should be Half Note = 75 (Posted 9/15)

CELLO

  • Cello Excerpt #4: Play both notes for all double stops except where marked divisi. (Posted 9/9)

TMEA Region 25 Orchestra Handbook

TMEA Code of Ethics