Audition information

Position
Principal horn
Application deadline
August 20, 2018
Audition date
September 17–18, 2018
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(Posted on July 12, 2018; last updated about 1 month ago)


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Audition Repertoire
The first and second movement of a Mozart concerto of your choice
Principal horn excerpts
BachBrandenburg Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. IV: trio 2
BeethovenSymphony No. 6, “Pastoral,” Op. 68
  • Mvt. III: 132–161
  • Mvt. IV: 5–10
BeethovenSymphony No. 7, Op. 92
  • Mvt. I: 86–110
  • Mvt. I: 430–end
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. II: EF
  • Mvt. IV: 30–38
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. I: 454–478
  • Mvt. II: AB
BrahmsSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III: 98–110
DvořákSymphony No. 9, “New World”
  • Mvt. IV: 8 before 11 to 11
MahlerSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. III: 1315
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. III: 1–2
  • Mvt. III: 8 before 12 to 9 after 12
MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • Nocturne: 1–34
MendelssohnSymphony No. 3, “Scottish”
  • Mvt. II: 10 before F to 4 after G
MozartSymphony No. 40
  • Mvt. III: trio
RavelPavane pour une infante défunte (Pavane for a dead princess)
  • 1–11
SchubertSymphony No. 9, “The Great”
  • Mvt. I: 1–8
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 1721
  • Mvt. I: 39 to 1 after 41
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 1–2
StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
  • 1–1
  • 12 after 28 to 30
StravinskyFirebird Suite
  • 1112
TchaikovskySymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 8–28
WagnerGötterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Rheinfahrt
  • Short call
Possible sight-reading
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