Who can join?
Conductor: Zeljko Milicevic
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.
2017-18 Season Concert Repertoire
Pines of Rome, Ottorino Respighi
Danzon No. 2, Arturo Marquez
Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61, Camille Saint-Saens *
Overture Solennelle “1812”, Op.49, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 (from the New World), Antonin Dvořák
2016-17 Season Concert Repertoire
Symphony #5, Op. 47, Dmitri Shostakovich
Violin Concerto in D Major, 3rd Movement, Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky *
Pictures at an Exhibition, Modest Mussorgsky-Tushmalov
Hungarian Dance No. 1, Johannes Brahms
Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98, Johannes Brahms
Hungarian Dance No. 5, Johannes Brahms