Audition information

Position
Principal tuba
Application deadline
February 9, 2018
Audition date
February 26–28, 2018
Weeks in season
10
Payment
$1,533.79 per week
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(Posted on December 19, 2017; last updated 6 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Preliminary round
BerliozHungarian March
  • 45
MahlerSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. III: 4 before 3 to 4
ProkofievSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. I: 36
StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
  • 1314
  • 3 after 37 to 4 before 38
WagnerRide of the Valkyries
  • 126–142
WagnerDie Meistersinger von Nürnberg
  • Prelude: JL
Semi-final and final rounds
BerliozLe Corsaire
  • Overture: 5 for 9 bars
  • Overture: 1213
BerliozSymphonie fantastique
  • Mvt. V, first tuba: 6 after 56 to 21 after 68
  • Mvt. V, first tuba: 8 before 85 to 85
  • Mvt. V, first tuba: 4 before 86 to the end
BrucknerSymphony No. 7
  • Mvt. IV: F to 4 before I
GershwinAn American in Paris
  • 4 after 67 to 68
HindemithSymphonic Metamorphosis
  • Mvt. II: LN
HolstThe Planets
  • Jupiter: XVII “Lento Maestoso” for 5 bars
RespighiFountains of Rome
  • 1114
RevueltasSensemaya
  • 28
StravinskyPetrushka (1947 version)
  • 189191
WagnerDie Meistersinger von Nürnberg
  • Prelude: 1–A
Section round
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. IV: O–end
BrucknerSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. I: IK
  • Mvt. IV: 167–F
VerdiNabucco
  • Overture: 1–16
WagnerDie Meistersinger von Nürnberg
  • Prelude: 1–A
Possible sight-reading
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