Audition information

Position
Associate principal bass
Application deadline
July 23, 2018
Audition date
September 22–30, 2018
Weeks in season
52
Payment
$1,870 per week
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(Posted on June 7, 2018; last updated 16 days ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One of the following concerto movements (with cadenza)
BottesiniBass Concerto No. 2
  • Mvt. I
DittersdorfBass Concerto
  • Mvt. I
KoussevitzkyBass Concerto
  • Mvt. I
VanhalBass Concerto
  • Mvt. I
Orchestral tutti excerpts
BachOrchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067
  • Badinerie
BeethovenSymphony No. 7, Op. 92
  • Mvt. I: 93–112
  • Mvt. I: 184–219
  • Mvt. I: 277–299
BeethovenSymphony No. 9, “Choral,” Op. 125
  • Mvt. IV: 1–107
BerliozSymphonie fantastique
  • Mvt. I: second ending to 5 after 9
  • Mvt. V: pickup to 2 after 70 to 6 after 73
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. I: 118–155
  • Mvt. IV: 244–279
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. II: 46–60
BrittenThe Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
  • Variation H
DutilleuxThe Shadows of Time
  • 3741
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 230–264
  • Mvt. III: the second beat of 504 to 579
MozartSymphony No. 35, “Haffner”
  • Mvt. I: 13–48
  • Mvt. IV: 134–215
SchubertSymphony No. 9, “The Great”
  • Mvt. III: 1 to 3 after A
  • Mvt. III: B to 3 after D
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 22 to 4 after 26
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 9 to 5 after 12
  • 4041
  • 5165
  • 7778
Chamber music
DvořákString Quintet No. 2 in G major, Op. 77
  • Mvt. I
Orchestral solo excerpts
HaydnSymphony No. 31, “Horn Signal”
  • Mvt. IV: variation 7
MahlerSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. III: solo
ProkofievLieutenant Kijé Suite
  • Mvt. II: solo
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