Be able to demonstrate as much facility on as many percussion instruments as reasonably possible - Snare drum solo, Mallet solo, Timpani solo and Drumset.
Please Note: If you are not well versed on a particular instrument, please prepare a simple melody to show that you are at least working on it.
Repertoire suggestions (Feel free to use repertoire outside of this list)
Selections from Anthony Cirone, Morris Goldenberg, John Pratt, Wilcoxen
Selections from Morris Goldenberg, George Hamilton Green, Mitchell Peters
Selections from Vic Firth, Saul Goodman
Be able to play as many of these styles as possible: Swing (sticks and brushes), jazz ballad with brushes, 3/4 swing, swing trading 4's with yourself, bossa nova, samba, songo, mambo, afro cuban 6/8, funk, rock.