Fall 2017 Auditions & Upcoming Program

Fall 2017 Auditions & Upcoming Program

The online audition signup is now open: [ Signup Online ]

Programming for the upcoming season is in the following document: 2017-18 Season

Audition Notes

  1. The following works are on the auditions for everyone (returning member candidates and new member candidates)
    • HOLST Planets: Mars, Venus, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn (only these movements)
    • MAHLER Symphony No.6
    • STRAUSS Don Quixote
    • DUKAS Sorcerers Apprentice
  2. String excerpts are as provided at the links below. Divisi parts apply. Solo sections do not.
  3. Winds/Brass/Percussion please prepare entire parts. Learn the first or another part (e.g. high or low horn). You will be asked to play challenging sections, not whole notes.
  4. Full parts and scores are available from imslp.
  5. Recordings of these works are available on Youtube.