North Carolina Symphony oboe audition


Audition information

Position
Associate principal oboe
Application deadline
October 30, 2015
Audition date
January 29–31, 2016
Weeks in season
39
Payment
$57,642 per year
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(Posted on October 5, 2015; last updated about 4 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
First oboe excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. II: 8–16
  • Mvt. III: 7–28
BeethovenSymphony No. 6, “Pastoral,” Op. 68
  • Mvt. I: 311–328
  • Mvt. III: 91–122
BrahmsViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. II: 3–32
DvořákSymphony No. 7
  • Mvt. II: 1–8
MahlerSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. II: 1–9
MendelssohnSymphony No. 3, “Scottish”
  • Mvt. II: 83–100
  • Mvt. II: 205–229
RossiniLa Scala di Seta
  • Overture: 6–21
  • Overture: 38–53
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1–36
  • 235–297
StravinskyPulcinella Suite
  • Serenata: First variation
English horn excerpts
BerliozRoman Carnival Overture
  • 21–37
  • 53–66
DebussyLa Mer
  • Mvt. II: 1617
  • Mvt. II: 3435
DebussyThree Nocturnes
  • No. II, “Fêtes”: 3–8
  • No. II, “Fêtes”: 3 after 3 to 7 before 4
FallaThree Dances from “The Three-Cornered Hat”
  • The Miller’s Dance: 12
FranckSymphony in D minor
  • Mvt. II: A to 7 before B
  • Mvt. III: 4 after F to 3 after G
RavelRapsodie Espagnole
  • Mvt. IV, “Feria”
RespighiPines of Rome
  • Mvt. IV: 11 after 18 to 20
RossiniWilliam Tell Overture
  • 176–226
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 1 after 33 to 35
  • 99101
Possible sight-reading
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