If they know there is a time limit, they will either work harder or realize they are not ready to audition.
And I think it should start early so the student understands the expectation.
: Try 85 trumpets. Iíve done it for nearly
: twenty years now. I also work in a large
: district that has a district band in
: addition to the Region band, and my region
: has separate 9th grade auditions. I do this
: five plus times a year. Big deal.
: Stop being so flipping selfish. So you are
: inconvenienced slightly for ONE evening or
: day. GET OVER IT.