Audition information

Position
Third horn
Application deadline
April 23, 2019
Audition date
May 27–28, 2019
Weeks in season
38
Payment
$46,092.48 per year
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(Posted on April 2, 2019; last updated 3 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One of the following concerto movements
MozartHorn Concerto No. 2, K. 417
  • Mvt. I
MozartHorn Concerto No. 4, K. 495
  • Mvt. I
StraussHorn Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. I
StraussHorn Concerto No. 2 in E♭
  • Mvt. I
Third horn orchestral excerpts
BeethovenLeonore Overture No. 3
BerliozRoméo et Juliette
  • Queen Mab Scherzo
BerliozSymphonie fantastique
  • Mvt. V: 2 before 61 to 5 after 62
BrahmsAcademic Festival Overture
  • 175–188
BrahmsPiano Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 199–219
BrahmsPiano Concerto No. 2
  • Mvt. I
  • Mvt. II
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 177–186
BrahmsSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. IV: 194–200
  • Mvt. IV: 258–274
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. I
  • Mvt. II
  • Mvt. III
BrucknerSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: 187–199
DvořákSymphony No. 9, “New World”
  • Mvt. III
MahlerSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. I: 2933
MendelssohnSymphony No. 3, “Scottish”
  • Mvt. II
  • Mvt. III
Saint-SaënsSymphony No. 3, “Organ”
  • Mvt. I: 6 after M to 14 after N
  • Mvt. I: Q to 1 after S
SchumannSymphony No. 3, “Rhenish”
  • Mvt. II: 8 after E to 5 after F
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 1 before 78 to 80
StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
WagnerGötterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Rheinfahrt
  • “Allegro” before 31 to 31
WagnerDie Meistersinger von Nürnberg
  • Prelude
Excerpts to be performed with the RPO horn section
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. I: UV
  • Mvt. III: trio
  • Mvt. IV: “Presto” after G to the end
DvořákCello Concerto
  • Mvt. II
MahlerSymphony No. 7
  • Mvt. II: 1–69
  • Mvt. II: 8385
RossiniWilliam Tell Overture
  • “Allegro Vivace” after G to the end
WeberDer Freischütz
  • Overture
Possible sight-reading
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