Audition information

Position
Associate concertmaster
Application deadline
February 7, 2020
Audition date
March 15–16, 2020
Weeks in season
38
Payment
$46,092.48 per year
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(Posted on December 21, 2019; last updated about 1 month ago)


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Audition Repertoire
The exposition from the first movement of a standard concerto of your choice
One of the following concerto movements
MozartViolin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K. 218
  • Mvt. I: exposition and cadenza
MozartViolin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219
  • Mvt. I: exposition and cadenza
First violin orchestra excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 9, “Choral,” Op. 125
  • Mvt. III: 99–114
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. II: 88–105
  • Mvt. IV: 33–D
DebussyLa Mer
  • Mvt. II: 33 to 6 after 38
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. I: 7 to 7 before 11
MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61
  • Scherzo: 1 to 7 after D
MozartSymphony No. 39, K. 543
  • Mvt. I: 26–142
  • Mvt. II: 1–27
  • Mvt. II: 96–126
  • Mvt. IV: 1 to the double bar
ProkofievSymphony No. 1, “Classical”, Op. 25
  • Mvt. I: exposition
  • Mvt. II: 1–C
SchumannSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: beginning to the first trio
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1 to 9 before D
Chamber music
BeethovenString Quartet Opus. 18, No. 4
  • Mvt. I, first violin: exposition
  • Mvt. I, second violin: exposition
Concertmaster solos
BachSt. Matthew Passion
  • “Erbame Dich, mein Gott”: 1–9
BeethovenMissa solemnis
  • Sanctus: 110–134
BrahmsSymphony No. 1
  • Mvt. II: solo
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade, Op. 35
  • Solos from second and third movements
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 2231
TchaikovskySwan Lake
  • Scene No. 4: 2629
Possible sight-reading
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