Audition information

Position
Assistant principal viola
Application deadline
June 26, 2017
Audition date
August 21–22, 2017
Weeks in season
46
Payment
$64,820.32 per year
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(Posted on June 7, 2017; last updated 6 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
The first movement of a major 20th Century concerto (Bartók, Walton, Hindemith, etc.)
One movement of solo Bach
Orchestral solos
DelibesCoppelia
  • Act III, No. 7 La Paix
ElgarEnigma Variations
  • Solos
EnescuRomanian Rhapsody No. 1
GinasteraVariaciones concertantes, Op. 23
  • Variation No. 5
GriegHolberg Suite
  • Rigaudon
RavelMa mère l’oye (Mother Goose) Suite
  • Mvt. V: solos
Orchestral repertoire
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III
BeethovenSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 1–10
  • Mvt. II: 49–58
  • Mvt. II: 98–106
  • Mvt. III: 146–213
BerliozRoman Carnival Overture
  • 36–66
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. I: 114–137
  • Mvt. I: 194–250
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. III: 282–end
  • Mvt. IV: 41–80
BrahmsVariations on a Theme by Haydn
  • Variation 5
  • Variation 7
  • Variation 8
MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • Scherzo: BD
  • Scherzo: MO
MozartSymphony No. 35, “Haffner”
  • Mvt. I: 1–66
  • Mvt. IV: 134–181
RavelDaphnis and Chloé, Suite No. 2
  • 158166
  • 212216
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 1517
  • Mvt. I: 2225
  • Mvt. I: 3639
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1–48
  • 50–66
TchaikovskySymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. III: 80–88
  • Mvt. III: 134–144
TchaikovskySymphony No. 6
  • Mvt. I: 19–62
  • Mvt. I: 161–199
WagnerTannhäuser
  • Overture: 220–309
Possible sight-reading
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