Audition Requirements

Audition Requirements for 2020-2021 season

Violins and Violas

Strings
Etude (tone, steady tempo, high/low 2’s)
Minuets 1,2, and 3
Happy Farmer
Scales- D, G, C, a min, e min (1 octave)

Chamber
Hunter’s Chorus
Bouree
Theme from Witches’ Dance
Gavotte from Mignon
Lully Gavotte
Scales- 2 octave D, G, C, A, E; 1 octave Bb, F, and relative minors

Symphony
Becker Gavotte (book 3 #5)
Seitz concerto (any movement)
Vivaldi concerto (1st or 3rd movement)
Scales- regional audition requirements up to 4 flats, 4 sharps- 1 scale has to be a 3 octave

Cello

Strings
Suzuki book 1 Etude, Minuet in C, Minuet No 2
Suzuki book 2 Minuet No 1

Chamber
Two Grenadiers, Gavotte
Bouree
Bercuse
Scales- 2 octave D, G, C, A, E; 1 octave Bb, F, and relative minors

Symphony
Two movements from a Marcelo, Vivaldi, Breval sonata
Scales- regional audition requirements up to 4 flats, 4 sharps- 1 scale has to be a 3 octave

Bass

Strings
Suzuki book 1 Prepetual Motion or Allegro.
Suzuki book 2 Riguadon

Chamber
Goblins Dance
March in G
Minuet No 2
Scales- 2 octave D, G, C, A, E; 1 octave Bb, F, and relative minors

Symphony
Two movements from a Marcelo, Vivaldi, Breval sonata
Scales- regional audition requirements up to 4 flats, 4 sharps- 1 scale has to be a 3 octave