Charlotte Youth Trumpet Ensemble
We are excited to announce auditions for and the start of our 2021-22 CYTE season!
Date/Time - Sunday, Nov. 7, 3 PM
Location - Robinson Hall (on UNC Charlotte's campus)
Eligibility - All high school trumpet students in North and South Carolina
Audition Requirements - One solo or etude of the participant's choice (All-District/State pieces are acceptable) and 3 scales (Bb Major, G Major, and chromatic - play across student's full range for all scales)
**A brief information session for parents and students will begin at 3 PM and auditions will take place immediately following the meeting.
The Charlotte Youth Trumpet Ensemble strives to create equitable access and an environment of inclusion for all trumpet students in the greater Charlotte region. All auditioning students will be welcomed to participate and the auditions will help place students in ensembles with students of similar skill levels.
Charlotte Youth Trumpet Ensemble wins 2nd Place at National Trumpet Competition
Congratulations to the Charlotte Youth Trumpet Ensemble on winning 2nd place at the National Trumpet Competition in the High School Ensemble Division. The group recorded Erik Morales' "Cityscapes" this year and submitted their video in the spring as part of the competition which was hosted entirely virtually this year. The ensemble will receive an award of $1,000 for their accomplishment. We are incredibly proud of the work that these dedicated young musicians into their craft! Enjoy the video of their performance!