Audition information

Position
Third/assistant principal horn
Application deadline
January 14, 2022
Audition date
February 14–15, 2022
Weeks in season
42
Payment
$74,704 per year
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(Posted on December 27, 2021; last updated 8 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One of the following concerto movements
MozartHorn Concerto No. 4, K. 495
  • Mvt. I without cadenza
StraussHorn Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. I without cadenza
First horn repertoire
BachBrandenburg Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. I: 36–43
  • Mvt. I: 65–72
  • Mvt. IV: trio
BeethovenSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: 85–96
  • Mvt. II: 249–260
BeethovenSymphony No. 6, “Pastoral,” Op. 68
  • Mvt. III: 132–161
  • Mvt. V: 5–9
BeethovenSymphony No. 7, Op. 92
  • Mvt. I: 84–110
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. I: 454–477
  • Mvt. II: 17–31
BrahmsSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III: F–110
BrucknerSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. I: 1–52
MahlerSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. I: pickup to 29 to 1 after 31
  • Mvt. I: 3940
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. III: 6 before 28 to the end
MozartSymphony No. 40
  • Mvt. III: 61–84
MussorgskyPictures at an Exhibition
  • Second promenade
RavelPavane pour une infante défunte (Pavane for a dead princess)
  • 1 to 4 after A
SchumannSymphony No. 3, “Rhenish”
  • Mvt. II: 25–48
  • Mvt. IV: 1 to 2 after A
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 1721
  • Mvt. I: 39 to 1 after 41
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 20 after D to 2 after F
  • 19 after N to P
  • 4 before Y to 4 after Z
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 1 to 4 before 2
  • 1 after 73 t o 83
  • 107–end
StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
  • 1–1
  • 12 after 28 to 2 after 33
TchaikovskySymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 1–28
WagnerGötterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Rheinfahrt
  • 8 after 30 to the downbeat at “Allegro”
Third horn repertoire
BerliozRoméo et Juliette
  • Queen Mab Scherzo: 3 after 58 to 10 before 60
MendelssohnSymphony No. 3, “Scottish”
  • Mvt. II: 16 after A to B
  • Mvt. II: 4 before F to 2 before G
  • Mvt. III: 74–95
Saint-SaënsSymphony No. 3, “Organ”
  • Mvt. I: 7 after M to 17 after N
  • Mvt. I: Q to 1 after S
Possible sight-reading
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