Audition Information

2013-2014 Season Auditions 
Tuesday, August  20, 2013
ISU Stephens Performing Arts Center (Jensen Grand Concert Hall)

Auditions for “section strings” and “wind rotation/sub-list auditions for all sections” will be heard.
Woodwinds, brass and percussion will audition during the afternoon/early evening and strings will audition in the evening.

Please contact the Personnel Manager, Michael Helman via email for information regarding auditions, including repertoire requirements, and to set up an audition time.

 

String Audition and Placement Materials:

Violin: Majors/1st Violins (All String majors, Ed., BA and Performance) and non-majors/2nd Violins

  • Solo of Choice

Orchestral Excerpts (all excerpts from Violin 1, outside divisi where applicable)

First violin part
2nd movement (Andante con moto) page 5 in the link: mm. 106 (arco) – 123 fermata note, mm. 147 – 176
4th movement (Allegro) page 8 – 11: mm. 374 – 399, mm.512 – 526, mm. 667 – 685

First violin part
mm. 11 (dolce) – 24, mm. 39 – 86, 99 – 103

First violin part
1st movement (Allegro non tanto): page 3, from the second measure of E to F

Viola:
Beethoven, mvmt 2 – ms. 1-8, 49-57, 98-106, 114-123

‘Cello:

Beethoven, Mvmt 3 – first 18 bars, ms. 45-70, 140-160 (trio/fugue)
Beethoven, mvmt 2 – ms. 1-8, 49-57, 98-106, 114-123

Verdi, Offertorio – ms. 1-46

String Bass:

Beethoven, Mvmt 3 – first 18 bars, ms. 45-70, 140-160 (trio/fugue)
Beethoven, mvmt 2 – ms. 114-123

 

Wind Audition Materials:

Clarinet

Flute:

Oboe:

Brass Audition Materials:

Horn:

Trombone:

Percussion Audition Materials:

For more information contact:
Michael Helman
ISCS Personnel Manager
iscspersonnel@gmail.com