Audition information

Position
Assistant principal bass
Application deadline
March 11, 2018
Audition date
March 25, 2017
Weeks in season
40
Payment
$56,246.80 per year
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(Posted on March 23, 2017; last updated 9 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One movement of a Bach suite for cello
The first movement of a standard bass concerto
Excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III: 14–127
BeethovenSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. III: 1–100
  • Mvt. III: 140–218 (23 after B)
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 161–190
MahlerSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. I: 1–2
MendelssohnSymphony No. 4, “Italian”
  • Mvt. I: 41–90
MozartSymphony No. 35, “Haffner”
  • Mvt. I: 13–48
  • Mvt. IV: 134–181
MussorgskyPictures at an Exhibition
  • Mvt. VI, “Samuel Goldenburg and Schmuÿle”: 1–9
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 22 to 5 after 26
  • Mvt. II: 1–13
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 9 to 6 after 12
  • 4041
VerdiOtello
  • Act IV: Soli
Orchestral solos
GinasteraVariaciones concertantes, Op. 23
  • Variation XI
HaydnSymphony No. 31, “Horn Signal”
  • Mvt. IV
MahlerSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. III
ProkofievLieutenant Kijé
  • 1516
Possible sight-reading
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