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Orchestra Audition

Audition Schedule and Excerpt Material

Audtion Dates and Times:

Friday, August 22 - Room CY218

 
Flutes9am
Oboes/Basson9:50am
Clarinets10:20am
Trumpets11:20am
Low Brass and Horns12pm
Violins and Violas1pm
Celli4pm
Basses5pm


Saturday, August 23 - Room CY159 and CY 218

 
Orchestral Percussion Auditions (CY159)9-10:40am
Wind Ensemble Auditions (CY159)11am-1pm
Full Percussion Area Meeting1pm

Signup sheets will be posted on room 212 the week of auditions and on the audition room door on the day of auditions.  You can sign up that week or on the day of auditions before auditions start. 

 

AUDITION REQUIREMENT 

Students are required to play orchestral excerpts.   Students may be asked to sight read as well.  When studying excerpts it is highly recommended that you carefully note dynamics, articulation, tempo and style.   Listening to multiple recordings of the work from which each excerpts are taken is highly encouraged.

Please click on the link below and print excerpts.   Each set of excerpts is 2 to 5 pages.

FLUTEHORNVIOLINTIMPANI
OBOETRUMPETVIOLAPERCUSSION
CLARINETTROMBONECELLOTUBA
BASSOONBASS TROMBONEBASS