Audition information

Position
Section first violin (2 openings)
Application deadline
March 10, 2017
Audition date
April 18–28, 2017
Payment
$70,000 per year
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(Posted on February 2, 2017; last updated 9 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
The first movement — with cadenza — of a 19th or 20th century concerto of your choice
The first movement — without cadenza — of a Mozart concerto or one movement from any Bach partita or sonata
First violin excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 9, “Choral,” Op. 125
  • Mvt. III: 123–151
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: 51–55
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. III: 1–168
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. IV: 1–3
MozartSymphony No. 39, K. 543
  • Mvt. II: 1–60
  • Mvt. II: 96–108
  • Mvt. IV: 1–104
ProkofievSymphony No. 1, “Classical”, Op. 25
  • Mvt. I: 1–61
  • Mvt. II: 1–20
  • Mvt. IV: 1–41
  • Mvt. IV: H to 6 after H
SchumannSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: 1–trio
  • Mvt. II: coda
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1 to 2 before K
  • 16 after V to the end
Possible sight-reading
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