CRITERIA FOR DIGITAL SUBMISSION 

Instrumental Music (All Instruments)

The work of each student will be given an objective review by the adjudicators as to how they fulfill each of the following criteria:

     Scales and/or Rudiments
          Rhythm/Tempo/Evenness -- applicant plays evenly with correct rhythms, quarter is equal to 120

          Technical Accuracy -- applicant plays with proper fingering, bowing or sticking technique

          Musicality/Tone/Intonation -- applicant plays with phrase direction, characteristic instrument
          sound, pitches in tune

     
     Personal Solo 
          Rhythm/Tempo/Fluency -- applicant plays correct rhythms, plays in time, no pauses or restarts

          Technical Accuracy -- applicant plays with precise technical skills written in solo

          Musicality/Tone/Intonation -- applicant plays with phrase direction, characteristic instrument
          sound, pitches in tune with stylistic considerations