Audition information

Position
Section violin (2 openings)
Application deadline
May 20, 2017
Audition date
June 3, 2017
Weeks in season
40
Payment
$50,672 per year
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(Posted on March 23, 2017; last updated 11 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One movement of an unaccompanied Bach sonata or partita
The exposition and cadenza of the first movement of a Mozart violin concerto of the candidate’s choice
The first movement from a Romantic violin concerto — Beethoven or later — of the candidate’s choice
First violin excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 9, “Choral,” Op. 125
  • Mvt. III: 99–114
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 1–9
  • Mvt. I: 41–70
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: 33–80
MozartSymphony No. 39, K. 543
  • Mvt. I: 1–14
  • Mvt. II: 96–108
  • Mvt. IV: 1–78
ProkofievSymphony No. 1, “Classical”, Op. 25
  • Mvt. I: 1–H
  • Mvt. II: 1 to 1 after C
  • Mvt. IV: 3 after J to 5 before N
SchumannSymphony No. 2
  • Scherzo: beginning to Trio I
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 912
  • Mvt. I: 32 to 3 after 38
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • First page
Second violin excerpts
BartókConcerto for Orchestra
  • Mvt. V: 265–317
MozartThe Magic Flute
  • Overture: 16–59
Possible sight-reading
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