Colorado Springs Philharmonic percussion audition


Audition information

Position
Associate principal percussion
Application deadline
May 24, 2022
Audition date
June 8, 2022
Payment
$136.60 per service
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(Posted on April 11, 2022; last updated 23 days ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Bass drum excerpts
BrittenThe Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
  • Variation M
MahlerSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. I: 13
  • Mvt. I: 1214
StravinskyThe Rite of Spring
  • 7279
  • 186–end
Bass drum and cymbal excerpts
MahlerSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III
StravinskyPetrushka (1911 version)
Cymbal excerpts
RachmaninoffPiano Concerto No. 2
TchaikovskySymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: 16 after H to the end
TchaikovskyRomeo and Juliet
  • EF
  • 2 before O to P
  • R–end
Glockenspiel excerpts
DukasThe Sorcerer’s Apprentice
  • 1720
  • 2224
  • 2627
  • 5253
RespighiPines of Rome
StravinskyPetrushka
  • 8587
  • 122123
Snare drum excerpts
ProkofievLieutenant Kijé
Rimsky-KorsakovCapriccio Espagnol, Op. 34
  • Mvt. III: beginning–K
  • Mvt. IV: 1–M
  • Mvt. V: W to the end of the coda
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade, Op. 35
  • Mvt. III: DH
  • Mvt. IV: 4 before M to R
  • Mvt. IV: WX
Tambourine excerpts
BorodinPolovtsian Dances
  • No. 8
  • No. 17
DvořákCarnival Overture
  • 1–C
  • Q–end
StravinskyPetrushka (1947 version)
  • 201207
Triangle excerpts
LisztPiano Concerto No. 1
Rimsky-KorsakovCapriccio Espagnol, Op. 34
  • Mvt. V: V to the end of the coda
Xylophone excerpts
BartókMusic for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta
  • Mvt. III: 1–5
  • Mvt. III: 17–19
  • Mvt. III: 79–end
CoplandAppalachian Spring
  • 4850
GershwinPorgy and Bess
  • Overture: 4–18
KhachaturianGayane
  • Dance of the Rose Maidens
Demonstration of various styles and chart reading on drumset
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