Who can join?
Conductor: Wendy Stuart
3 to 4 minutes showing technique and tone quality. The solo will be heard unaccompanied and does not need to be memorized.
Percussionists: For pianists/percussionists, prepare a piano solo as well as a solo on your chosen percussion instrument. For percussionists only, prepare a solo on your chosen percussion instrument. You must supply your own mallets and sticks. Instruments will be available at the audition site.
Multiple Instruments: Be prepared to perform a solo on each instrument you would like to play in the orchestra, and schedule an audition time for each instrument.
Sight reading: All auditioning students will be asked to sightread. Materials will be chosen by the conductors.
Scales are not required for any audition.
2016-17 Season Concert Repertoire
Egyptian Legacy, Soon Hee Newbold, orchestrated by Carl Rydlund
Selections from The King and I, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, arr. Robert Russell Bennett
The Lord of the Rings and Fellowship of the Ring, Howard Shore; arr. John Whitney
Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra, Ney Rosauro *
Cassus Belli, Andrew Boysen Jr.
Andalucia Suite, Ernesto Lecuona
Carmen Suite No. 1, George Bizet