Oregon Symphony oboe audition


Audition information

Position
English horn/utility oboe
Application deadline
December 10, 2022
Audition date
January 23–25, 2023
Weeks in season
40
Payment
$60,856 per year
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(Posted on November 27, 2022; last updated 2 months ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Solo
HindemithSonata for English Horn
  • J to 10 after P
English horn excerpts
BachCantata BWV 1
  • “Wie schön leuchtet die Morgenstern”: beginning to the first fermata
BerliozRoman Carnival Overture
  • 1–4
DebussyThree Nocturnes
  • No. II, “Fêtes”: 2 after 3 for 7 measures
DvořákSymphony No. 9, “New World”
  • Mvt. II: 1 to 3 before 1
RavelMa mère l’oye (Mother Goose) Suite
  • Mvt. II: 12
RavelRapsodie Espagnole
  • Mvt. II: 12 to 3 after 13
  • Mvt. IV, “Feria”: 1 after 5 to 4 after 6
RossiniWilliam Tell Overture
  • 176–326
ShostakovichSymphony No. 8
  • Mvt. I: 301–350
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 99101
StravinskyThe Rite of Spring
  • 24
First oboe excerpts
BeethovenSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. II: 1–A
  • Mvt. III: 1–28
Second oboe excerpts
DvořákSymphony No. 7
  • Mvt. II: 1–8
DvořákCello Concerto
  • Mvt. II: 1–9
  • Mvt. II: 35–38
ProkofievSymphony No. 1, “Classical”, Op. 25
  • Mvt. II: 1 before 39 to 2 after 40
  • Mvt. III: 4445
Possible sight-reading
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