Auditions

Interested Applicants must send a resume to:

Anastasia Nellos
Personnel Manager
sjs.anellosmusic@gmail.com
505-350-3960

Auditions will be scheduled in May 2018.

In addition to the listed excerpts, please prepare the first movement exposition of a standard concerto.

 

VIOLIN EXCERPTS:

Brahms: Symphony No. 3—(mvt 1: beginning to letter B)

Schumann:  Symphony No. 2—(mvt 2: beginning to mm. 55)

Mozart:  Symphony No. 39—(mvt 2: mm 96–130)

Mozart:  Symphony No. 39—(mvt 4: beginning to mm 43)

For 2017-2018, Smetana: Moldau mm 333 (Piu Moto) to end

VIOLA EXCERPTS:

Beethoven:  Symphony No. 5—(mvt. 2: mm 1-10, mm 49-59, 22 after B to 8 before C )

Mozart: Symphony No. 35—(mvt 4: opening to A, mm 1-37)

Berlioz:  Roman Carnival Overture—(3 after 1 to 9 after  3 )

For 2017-2018, Smetana: Moldau mm 333 (Piu Moto) to end

CELLO EXCERPTS:

Beethoven:  Symphony No. 5—(mvt 2: mm 1-10, mm 49-59, mm 99-104, mm 114-123)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5—(mvt 3: mm 1-18, mm 43–138, Trio mm 141-196 take 2nd ending)

Brahms:  Symphony No. 2—(mvt 2: mm 1-17, mm 43-55)

Mozart: Symphony No. 35—(mvt 4: opening to A, mm 1-37)

For 2017-2018, Smetana: Moldau mm 333 (Piu Moto) to end

BASS EXCERPTS:

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5—(mvt 3: mm. 1-18, mm 43–138, Trio mm. 141-196)

Berlioz:  Symphony Fantastic—(March to the Scaffold, mm. 122-154)

Mozart: Symphony No. 35—(mvt 4: opening to A, mm 1-37)

For 2017-2018, Smetana: Moldau mm 333 (Piu Moto) to end

FLUTE/PICCOLO EXCERPTS:

Ravel, Daphnis and Chloe, flute 1: Rehearsal 176-179

Prokofiev, Peter and the Wolf, flute 1: Rehearsal 2-4

Mendelssohn, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo, flute 1: 1 before P to 23 after Q

Beethoven, Symphony #7 1st movement, flute 1: mm. 56-88

Brahms, Symphony #4 mvmt 4, flute 1: mm. 93-105

PICCOLO:

Sousa, Stars and Stripes, piccolo: mm 93-end

Tchaikovsky, Symphony #4, mvmt 3, piccolo: 2 after E to 3 before G

OBOE/ENGLISH HORN EXCERPTS:

OBOE:

PREFERRED SOLO: Mozart, Concerto for Oboe, 1st mvt. (exposition)

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4, Mvt. 2, measures 1–21

Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 3, 2nd mvt: m. 33 to m. 100

Brahms, Symphony No.2, Mvt. 3, Measures 1-30

Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Theme only

Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, Mvt. 1, Rehearsal H to L

ENGLISH HORN:

Dvořák, Symphony No. 9, “New World,” Mvt. 2, mm. 7-18.

Rossini, William Tell Overture, Andante after letter E to Allegro vivace before letter H

CLARINET EXCERPTS:

Mendelssohn, “Scherzo” from Midsummer Night’s Dream, beginning to Rehearsal A.

Beethoven, Symphony 6, Mvt. 2, mm. 69-104

Beethoven, Symphony 8, Mvt.3, Minuet: mm. 48-78

Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, Mvt. 2, Rehearsal G Cadenza; Mvt. 4, Rehearsal I-K.

Debussy, Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Rehearsal 6 to Rehearsal 8.

BASS CLARINET:

Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker, Act 2, No. 12 D (Trepak), Opening to Rehearsal C;

Nutcracker, Act 2, No. 12 F (Mother Ginger), complete movement.

BASSOON EXCERPTS:

Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, Mvt. 2, Opening to Rehearsal A [Solo].

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4, Mvt. 1, measures 104-114; Mvt. 2, measures 274-290.

Mozart, Marriage of Figaro Overture [complete]

Beethoven, Symphony 5, Mvt. 2, measures 166-176 and 184-199

Dukas, Sorcerer’s Apprentice: Rehearsal 43-45

FRENCH HORN EXCERPTS:

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4, [Horn 1] Mvt. 1: mm. 1-20 and letter I (bars 169-181) \

Wagner, Siegfried Idyll [Horn 1]: Rehearsal 16 to 16 after 16

Beethoven, Symphony #3, Scherzo-Trio, [Horn 1 and Horn 2]: mm. 167-205

Brahms, Symphony No. 2, [Horn 1] Mvt. 1: mm 454-477 [Solo]

Liszt, Les Preludes, [Horn 1 and Horn 4]: mm 55-63 and 69-80

Beethoven, Symphony No. 9, [Horn 4], Mvt. 3: mm. 83-121

TRUMPET EXCERPTS:

Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition, Promenade: Beginning to 3 after rehearsal 5

Stravinsky, Petrouchka, Trumpet 1: Rehearsal 134 to 7 after 142

Mahler, Symphony #5, mvmt 1, Trumpet 1: Beginning to 5 after rehearsal 1

Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, Mvt. 4, Rehearsal P-R

Dvorak, Symphony No. 9, Mvt. 4, mm. 8-25 and last 20 measures

Beethoven, Symphony No.5, Mvt. 4, Opening to Rehearsal A

Brahms, Symphony No. 2, Mvt. 4, Measure 397 – end.

TROMBONE EXCERPTS:

Mozart, Requiem, Tuba Mirum: 13 before A to A

Wagner, Tannhauser Overature, Trombone 1: Rehearsal A to 16 after A

Belioz, Damnation of Faust, Hungarian March: 1 before rehearsal 4 to rehearsal 5

Brahms, Symphony #4, Trombone 1: Rehearsal E to 24 after E

Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian Easter Overture, Rehearsal M-N [2nd Trombone]

TUBA EXCERPTS:

Wagner, Die Meistersinger Overture: Beginning to m. 27, mm. 58-73

Wagner, Ride of the Valkyries: mm. 126-143

Belioz, Damnation of Faust, Hungarian March: Rehearsal 4 to Rehearsal 5

Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique: Rehearsal 56 to 6 after 57

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 4, Mvt. 4, Rehearsal A to B;

Brahms, Symphony No. 2, Mvt. 4, Rehearsal P to Measure 405.