Detroit Symphony Orchestra trombone audition


Audition information

Position
Second trombone
Application deadline
January 5, 2015
Audition date
February 16–18, 2015
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(Posted on October 3, 2014; last updated about 2 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
Solo repertoire
BachSuite No. 5 for cello
  • Sarabande
Orchestral excerpts, second trombone part
BartókThe Miraculous Mandarin
  • 7174
BartókConcerto for Orchestra
  • Mvt. I
BerliozRoméo et Juliette
  • Introduction
BerliozThe Damnation of Faust
  • Hungarian March
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV
BrahmsSymphony No. 2
BrucknerSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. I
CoplandSymphony No. 3
  • Mvt. I
  • Mvt. IV
HindemithSymphonic Metamorphosis
  • Turandot: scherzo and march
HindemithMathis der Maler
HolstThe Planets
  • Jupiter
  • Uranus
MahlerSymphony No. 5
  • Mvt. II: 5 after 19 to 20
  • Mvt. II: 8 after 24 to 25
  • Mvt. III: 13 after 16 to 17
  • Mvt. III: 13 after 23 to 17 after 23
  • Mvt. V: 3 after 23 to 24
MozartRequiem
  • Tuba Mirum
Rimsky-KorsakovRussian Easter Overture
  • Solo
RossiniLa Gazza Ladra (Italian edition)
RossiniWilliam Tell Overture
SchubertSymphony No. 9, “The Great”
  • Mvt. I
SchumannSymphony No. 3, “Rhenish”
  • Mvt. IV
StraussAlso Sprach Zarathustra
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
TchaikovskySymphony No. 6
  • Mvt. IV: chorale
VerdiNabucco
  • Overture
WagnerLohengrin
  • Prelude to Act III
WagnerRide of the Valkyries
Orchestral excerpts, first trombone
BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story
  • 453–541
  • 664–701
Saint-SaënsSymphony No. 3, “Organ”
  • QR
Orchestral excerpts, third trombone
StraussAn Alpine Symphony
  • 9394
  • 122126
Possible sight-reading
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