Audition information

Position
Section cello (2 openings)
Application deadline
August 10, 2015
Audition date
October 12 through November 16, 2015
Weeks in season
43
Payment
$86,052.75 per year
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(Posted on July 20, 2015; last updated about 5 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Solo
SchubertArpeggione Sonata
  • Mvt. I: 1–72
The first movement (without cadenza) of a standard cello concerto of the candidate’s choice
Orchestral excerpts
AdamsCity Noir
  • Mvt. I: 384–426
BeethovenSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 1–10
  • Mvt. II: 49–59
  • Mvt. II: 98–106
BeethovenSymphony No. 8
  • Mvt. III: 45–78
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: 1–15
DebussyLa Mer
  • Mvt. I: 83–91, top line
MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61
  • Scherzo: 296–323
MozartSymphony No. 35, “Haffner”
  • Mvt. IV: 134–181
ProkofievSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. IV: 7980
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • beginning–C
TchaikovskySymphony No. 6
  • Mvt. II: 1–24
VerdiRequiem
  • Offertorio: 1–28
Chamber music
MozartString Quartet No. 14 in G Major, K. 387
  • Mvt. I
Possible sight-reading
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