Music

Audition Requirements for Majors & Non Majors

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Violin | Music Major

Please prepare the following in addition to the solo and orchestral repertoire for music major section violin.

Solo Repertoire | MOZART Concerto 3, 4, or 5: First Mvt. exposition only. NO ACCOMPANIMENT

Orchestral Repertoire | MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4: I. Beg. to m. 110 MAHLER Symphony No. 1: IV. Fig. 16 to Fig 19

Sight-reading may be requested

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Violin | Non Music Major

Non Music Majors please pick ONE orchestral excerpt. If there is only one orchestral excerpt listed, you will audition on the solo repertoire.

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Viola | Music Major

Please prepare the following in addition to the solo and orchestral repertoire for music major section viola.

Solo Repertoire | BACH two contrasting movements from any of the Cello Suites

Orchestral Repertoire | MENDELSSOHN Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo; 10 mm. after H (with pickup) to 4 mm. before L | BRAHMS Haydn Variations: Var. I mm. 30-58; Var. IV mm. 146-165

Sightreading may be requested.

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Viola | Non Music Major

Non Music Majors please pick ONE orchestral excerpt. If there is only one orchestral excerpt listed, you will audition on the solo repertoire.

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Cello | Music Major

Please prepare the following in addition to the solo and orchestral repertoire for music major section cello.

Solo Repertoire | BACH two contrasting movements from any the solo Cello Suites

Orchestral Repertoire | BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8: Trio (mm. 45-78 with repeats)

Sight-reading may be requested.

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Cello | Non Music Major

Non Music Majors please pick ONE orchestral excerpt. If there is only one orchestral excerpt listed, you will audition on the solo repertoire.

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Bass | Music Major

Please prepare the following in addition to the solo and orchestral repertoire for music major section viola

Solo Repertoire | BACH Two contrasting movements any of the solo Cello Suites

Orchestral Repertoire | MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4: IV. (Saltarello: Presto) mm. 32-52; m. 164 to downbeat of m. 181; mm. 222 to 239 | SCHUBERT Symphony No. 9: III. Letter [B] to [E]

Sight-reading may be requested

University Orchestra Fall Auditions | Bass | Non Music Major

Non Music Majors please pick ONE orchestral excerpt. If there is only one orchestral excerpt listed, you will audition on the solo repertoire.