Audition information

Position
Section violin (2 openings)
Application deadline
January 5, 2018
Audition date
January 19–20, 2018
Weeks in season
40
Payment
$50,672 per week
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(Posted on December 5, 2017; last updated 10 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One movement of an unaccompanied Bach sonata or partita
The exposition of the first movement of a Mozart violin concerto of the candidate’s choice
The exposition of 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
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. III: 247–end
  • Mvt. IV: 33–80
MozartSymphony No. 39, K. 543
  • Mvt. II: 1–27
  • Mvt. IV: 1–78
ProkofievSymphony No. 1, “Classical”, Op. 25
  • Mvt. I: 1–H
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
Chamber music
BeethovenString Quartet Opus. 18, No. 4
  • Mvt. I, first violin: exposition
SchubertString Quartet in A Minor, “Rosamunde”
  • Mvt. I, second violin: 1–32
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