Instrumental Ensemble Auditions
All instrumentalists must complete a short placement audition. All auditions are held in the Instrumental Rehearsal Hall (IRH), unless otherwise noted. In order to reserve an audition slot, please sign up for at ime outside of the IRH during the first week of classes.
Excerpts 1-3: Bach, Bizet and Rimsky-Korsakov. All flutes prepare Bach and Bizet. Only those interested in principal for orchestra need to prepare the Rimsky-Korsakov.
Brahms Symphony 3 - play on Bb clarinet in bracketed section
Send an email if you are a bassoonist wishing to audition.
Lunde Sonata - play on your saxophone, whether alto, tenor or bari
all found in "Horn Players' Audition handbook" from the bookstore
Shostakovich Symphony 5: first movement tutti
Beethoven 3: trio, 2nd horn part
Trombone & Euphonium
All four excerpts: play only bracketed parts on indicated instruments. 2 marimba, 1 timpani, 1 snare.