Audition information

Position
Section viola
Application deadline
August 14, 2022
Audition date
September 17–19, 2022
Weeks in season
46
Payment
$2,048 per week
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(Posted on July 14, 2022; last updated about 1 month ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Two contrasting movements or the prelude from a Bach cello suite
The exposition of the first movement from concerto by Stamitz or Hoffmeister
The first movement of one of the following concertos
BartókViola Concerto
HindemithDer Schwanendreher
WaltonViola Concerto
Orchestral excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. III: 32–127
BeethovenSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II
BerliozRoman Carnival Overture
  • 1 after 1 to 1 after 4
BrahmsVariations on a Theme by Haydn
  • Variation 5
  • Variation 7
  • Variation 8
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: BD
LauDark Angels (Medusa)
  • 253–286
MendelssohnA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61
  • Scherzo: 8 before A to D
MontgomeryStrum
  • 210–262
MozartThe Magic Flute
  • Overture: 27–63
RavelDaphnis and Chloé, Suite No. 2
  • 158166
  • 3 before 213 to 1 after 216
ShostakovichSymphony No. 5, Op. 47
  • Mvt. I: 1517
StraussDon Juan, Op. 20
  • 1 to 17 after C
TchaikovskySymphony No. 6
  • Mvt. I: 19–68
Possible sight-reading
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