Audition information

Position
Principal oboe
Application deadline
September 23, 2013
Audition date
November 10 through December 9, 2013
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(Posted on August 15, 2013; last updated about 2 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Solo
MozartOboe Concerto in C Major, K. 314
  • Mvt. I
Orchestral Excerpts
BachCantata BWV 82, “Ich habe genug”
  • Bass aria
BartókConcerto for Orchestra
  • Mvt. I: 154–175
  • Mvt. I: 424–448
  • Mvt. IV: 4–69
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. II: 8–16
  • Mvt. II: 69–101
  • Mvt. III: 7–28
BerliozRoméo et Juliette
  • Larghetto after 3 to “Allegro”
BrahmsViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. II: 3–32
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 29–33
  • Mvt. II: 17–43
DebussyLa Mer
  • Mvt. II: 1718
  • Mvt. II: 25 (full 6 measures)
IbertEscales
  • Mvt. II: Tunis nefta
MendelssohnSymphony No. 3, “Scottish”
  • Mvt. II: 32–67
  • Mvt. II: 83–100
RavelLe Tombeau de Couperin
  • Prélude: beginning–2
  • Prelude: 6 after 8 to 9
  • Menuet: Beginning to 4 (all repeats)
  • Menuet: 5 after 12 to end
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade, Op. 35
  • Mvt. II: AB
  • Mvt. II: 8 before D to D
  • Mvt. III: 1 before A to B
  • Mvt. III: 4 after K to 7 after K
RossiniLa Scala di Seta
  • Overture: beginning–3
SchumannSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. III: 8–19
ShostakovichSymphony No. 1, Op. 10
  • Mvt. III: Beginning to 1
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1–36
  • 235–297
StravinskyPulcinella
  • Mvt. II
  • Mvt. VI
TchaikovskySymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. II: 1–21
  • Mvt. III: First 12 measures of “Meno Mosso” after D
Possible sight-reading
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