Chattanooga Symphony and Opera percussion audition


Audition information

Position
Principal percussion
Audition date
May 24, 2016
Weeks in season
30
Payment
$121.25 per service
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(Posted on April 5, 2016; last updated over 3 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Marimba: one of the following solo movements
BachLute Suite No. 1 in E minor, BWV 996
  • Allemande
BachSonata No. 1 for Solo Violin, BWV 1001
  • Fugue: 1–55
  • Siciliano
BachPartita No. 1 in B minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1002
  • Tempo di Borea
BachPartita No. 3 in E major for violin, BWV 1006
  • Gavotte en rondeau
Snare drum solo
DelécluseTwelve Etudes for Snare Drum
  • Etude No. 6
Snare drum excerpts
BartókConcerto for Orchestra
  • Mvt. II: 1–9
ProkofievLieutenant Kijé Suite
  • Mvt. I, The Birth of Kijé: 12
  • Mvt. I, The Birth of Kijé: 13–end
Rimsky-KorsakovCapriccio Espagnol, Op. 34
  • Mvt. III: beginning–H
  • Mvt. IV: Beginning to 10 after L
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade, Op. 35
  • Mvt. III: DG
  • Mvt. IV: 4 before N to U
SuppéPique dame
  • Overture: 95–130
Xylophone excerpts
GershwinPorgy and Bess
  • Introduction: 1–18
KodályHáry János Suite
  • Mvt. VI: 1–1
MessiaenOiseaux Exotiques
  • 67
SchumanSymphony No. 3
  • Toccata: 230–244
ShostakovichThe Golden Age
  • Polka: 6–14
StravinskyFirebird, 1910 version
  • 4648
  • 127133
Glockenspiel excerpts
DukasThe Sorcerer’s Apprentice
  • 1724
MozartThe Magic Flute
  • Act I: Finale
RespighiPines of Rome
  • Mvt. I: 1–3
  • Mvt. I: 7–end
TchaikovskySleeping Beauty
  • Waltz
Vibraphone excerpts
BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story
  • 567–577
  • 620–631
Tambourine excerpts
BizetCarmen Suite No. 1
  • Aragonaise: 1 to 17 after B
  • Aragonaise: E–end
BrittenPeter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes
  • Mvt. IV: 1011
DvořákCarnival Overture
  • 1–C
  • Q–end
StravinskyPetrushka (1947 version)
  • 201206
TchaikovskyThe Nutcracker
  • Act II, No. 12, D. Trépak: 35–end
Triangle excerpts
TchaikovskyThe Nutcracker
  • Act I, Overture: 67
Bass drum excerpts
TchaikovskySymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: 16 after H to the end
Cymbals excerpts
DvořákScherzo capriccioso
  • Q–end
MussorgskyNight on Bald Mountain
  • ST
RachmaninoffPiano Concerto No. 2
  • 32 to Allegro scherzando
TchaikovskyRomeo and Juliet
  • 2 before O to P
  • 18 after S to U
Possible sight-reading
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