Grand Rapids Symphony trumpet audition


Audition information

Position
Third/utility trumpet
Application deadline
October 1, 2016
Audition date
October 28–29, 2016
Payment
$122.12 per service
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(Posted on September 8, 2016; last updated about 3 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Solo
HaydnTrumpet Concerto in E♭ Major
  • Mvt. II
First trumpet excerpts
BachMagnificat, BWV 243
  • Beginning–31
BeethovenLeonore Overture No. 3
  • Offstage calls
BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story
  • 508–541
  • 685–705
BizetCarmen Suite No. 1
  • Prelude: low passage
GershwinAn American in Paris
  • 4 before 46 to 47
  • 5759
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. I: 1 to 5 after 1
MussorgskyPictures at an Exhibition
  • Promenade
RespighiPines of Rome
  • Off-stage solo
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 7 after 49 to the end
StravinskyPetrushka (1947 version)
  • Ballerina Solo
  • Waltz
WagnerTannhäuser
  • Overture
Second trumpet excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 5
MozartThe Marriage of Figaro
  • Act I: No. 9
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade, Op. 35
  • Mvt. II: 4 before K to L
  • Mvt. IV: 9 before Q to R
Third trumpet excerpts
BrahmsAcademic Festival Overture
BrittenPeter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes
  • Mvt. II, “Sunday Morning”
Rimsky-KorsakovSuite from the Opera-Ballet Mlada
  • Cortège (Procession of the Nobles)
ShostakovichSymphony No. 1, Op. 10
  • Mvt. IV: 6 before 30 to 4 after 30
StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
  • 3 after 36 to 4 before 38
Possible sight-reading
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