Audition information

Position
Fourth chair second violin
Application deadline
February 13, 2015
Audition date
April 13–27, 2015
Weeks in season
43
Payment
$1,895.50 per week
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(Posted on December 30, 2014; last updated almost 5 years ago)


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Audition Repertoire
One of the following concertos
BartókViolin Concerto No. 2
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
BeethovenViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
BrahmsViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
DvořákViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
MendelssohnViolin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development (no cadenza)
ProkofievViolin Concerto No. 2
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
SibeliusViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development (with both cadenzas)
TchaikovskyViolin Concerto
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development (no cadenza)
WieniawskiViolin Concerto No. 2
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
One of the following Mozart concertos
MozartViolin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
MozartViolin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K. 218
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
MozartViolin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219
  • Mvt. I: exposition and development
First violin excerpts
BachSt. Matthew Passion
  • No. 42, “Gebt mir meinen Jesum weider”, first violin of the second orchestra: 1–46
BrahmsSymphony No. 4
  • Mvt. IV: 33–77
MendelssohnSymphony No. 4, “Italian”
  • Mvt. I: 1–110
MozartSymphony No. 40
  • Mvt. IV: 1–85
SchumannSymphony No. 2
  • Mvt. II: 1–54
Second violin excerpts
BartókConcerto for Orchestra
  • Mvt. V: 265–317
BeethovenSymphony No. 9, “Choral,” Op. 125
  • Mvt. II: 1–84
BrahmsPiano Concerto No. 1
  • Mvt. III: 238–274
BrucknerSymphony No. 9
  • Mvt. III: IK
MahlerSymphony No. 9
  • Mvt. IV: 60–82
StraussEin Heldenleben, Op. 40
  • 80 to 7 after 84
StravinskyPulcinella Suite
  • Tarantella (solo violin 2): 5462
Chamber music
BeethovenString Quartet Opus. 18, No. 2
  • Mvt. I, first violin: 1–81
MozartString Quartet No. 17 in B♭, K. 458
  • Mvt. I, second violin: 1–90
Possible sight-reading
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