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TMEA Band Division Official All-State Etude Book List

Each year one book for each instrument grouping is used for etude selections. The books used each year are posted on May 1.
The audition etudes are posted each year at Noon on the Monday prior to the Texas Bandmasters Convention.


Flute and Piccolo

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Flute Etudes Book Mary Karen Clardy European American Music Corp. or Schott EA 764 0-913574-96-1
Twenty-four Progressive Studies for Flute, Op. 33 J. Andersen Hal Leonard (Southern-B421)
Melodius and Progressive Studies for Flute, Book 2 Cavally Hal Leonard (Southern-B414)
Melodius and Progressive Studies for Flute, Book 3 Cavally Hal Leonard (Southern-B426)
Selected Studies for the Flute H. Voxman Rubank No. 140 HLO4470700

Soprano Clarinets

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Artistic Studies, Book 1 - From the French School David Hite Southern Music Company B362
Artistic Studies, Book 2 - From the German School David Hite Southern Music Company B367
Artistic Studies, Book 3 - From the Italian School David Hite Southern Music Company B390
Melodious and Progressive Studies Book 2 David Hite Southern Music Company B451
Selected Studies for Clarinet H. Voxman Rubank - Hal Leonard REL No. 78

Low Clarinets

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Artistic Studies, Book 1 - From the French School David Hite Southern Music Company B362
Melodious and Progressive Studies Book 2 David Hite Southern Music Company B451
18 Selected Studies for Alto and Bass Clarinets W. Rhoads Southern Music Company B406
Selected Studies for Clarinet H. Voxman Rubank - Hal Leonard REL No. 78

Oboe and English Horn

Title Editor Publisher Edition
48 Famous Studies for Oboe or Saxophone W. Ferling, Revised by Andraud Southern Music Company B103
Selected Studies for Oboe H. Voxman Rubank No. 107 HLO4470710
Eighteen Studies Ferling, Edited by Andraud Southern Music Company B571
16 Grand Studies for the Oboe Barret Kalmus K02134
J. H. Luft 24 Etudes Valerie Anderson Jeanne Music Publications JP7046
40 Modern Studies for Oboe Jeffrey Emge 2525 Publications 2014

Bassoon and Contra Bassoon

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Concert Studies, Opus 26, Volume I Milde, Edited by Kovar International Music Company No. 467
Practical Method for the Bassoon - 50 Advanced Studies Weissenborn / Ambrosio Carl Fischer O2150 0-8258-0350-0
Second Book of Practical Studies for Bassoon (used for Contra only) McDowell / Hovey Warner Bros. Publications EL01654 0-7692-2597-7
30 Classical Studies for Bassoon Waterhouse Universal Edition 18124

Saxophones

Title Editor Publisher Edition
48 Famous Studies for Oboe or Saxophone W. Ferling, Revised by Andraud Southern Music Company B103
Selected Studies for the Saxophone H. Voxman Rubank No. 106 HL04470690
J. H. Luft 24 Etudes Valerie Anderson Jeanne Music Publications JP7046

Cornet/Trumpet

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Selected Studies H. Voxman Rubank / Hal Leonard No. 108 HLO4470680
Fourteen Characteristic Studies J. B. Arban Carl Fischer W2527 0-8258-2028-6
34 Studies Brandt International No. 1391
40 Studies for Trumpet Wurm, Voisin International No. 2025

F Horn

Title Editor Publisher Edition
40 Characteristic Etudes Kling, Ed. and Rev. - Sansone Southern Music Company B131
60 Selected Studies Kopprasch Kalmus K04527 2915609960
335 Selected Melodious, Progressive, and Technical Studies - Book 1 Pottag / Andraud Southern Music Company B134

Tenor Trombone

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Selected Studies H. Voxman Rubank / Hal Leonard No. 159 HLO4470720
Advanced Musical Etudes, 112 Studies based on Blazhevitch's Etudes Fink Accura No. 154

Bass Trombone

Title Editor Publisher Edition
24 Studies Grigoriev / Ostrander International No. 3094
70 Studies, Vol. I Blazhevich Robert King Music No. 273 AL 28 596
70 Studies, Vol. II Blazhevitch Robert King Music No. 274 AL 28 597
30 Studies for Bass Trombone Uber-Knaub Southern Music Company B335
20 Etudes for Bass Trombone Lew Gillis Southern Music Company - Hal Leonard B214 #HL 03770297

Euphonium

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Selected Studies H. Voxman Rubank / Hal Leonard No. 160 HLO4470730
Fourteen Characteristic Studies for Trombone or Baritone J. Arban Carl Fischer W2528
36 Celebrated Studies (Trombone/Baritone-Bass Clef & Cornet/Trumpet-Treble Clef) Bousquet Mark Adler Music CR 2000

Tuba

Title Editor Publisher Edition
60 Selected Studies for BBb Tuba Kopprasch Robert King Music / Alphonse Leduc Editions Musicales No. 278 M-046-28602-8
70 Studies, Vol. I Blazhevich Robert King Music No. 273 AL 28 596
70 Studies, Vol. II Blazhevitch Robert King Music No. 274 AL 28 597
78 Studies Grigoriev Robert King Music No. 288 AL 28 611

Percussion - Snare

Title Editor Publisher Edition
The Solo Snare Drummer Firth Carl Fischer O4749 0-8258-0913-4
Portraits in Rhythm A. Cirone Belwin Mills/Alfred HAB00101
Advanced Snare Drum Studies M. Peters Mitchell Peters (NA)
Ten Etudes for Snare Drum Zivkovic Studio 4 Music (by Marimba Productions, Inc.) 1992

Percussion - Keyboard (2 Mallet)

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Masterpieces for the Marimba McMillan Warner Bros. Publications PROBK 01202 0-7692-3374-0
Modern School M. Goldenberg Chappell 0505B 5497905115
Marimba: Technique Through Music Mark Ford Innovative Percussion Inc 2005
Masterworks for Mallets Gottlieb Row-Loff Productions RLP-12102000 (2006)

Percussion - Keyboard (4 Mallet)

Title Editor Publisher Edition
Fundamental Solos for Mallets M. Peters Alfred 17321 0-7390-0621-5
Impressions on Wood Julie Davila Row-Loff Productions RLP-10052000
Anthology of Lute & Guitar Music for Marimba Kite GP Percussion 2288895301 (2001)

Percussion - Timpani

Title Editor Publisher Edition
The Solo Timpanist Firth Carl Fischer O4402 0-8258-0914-2
Musical Etudes for the Advanced Timpanist Fink Studio 4 Music (Marimba Productions) 03-5042 8265400270
Studies in Copper - 15 Orchestral Etudes for Timpani Orfaly C. Alan Publications 15020 (2008)