Symphony Auditions

Thank you for your interest in the San Luis Obispo Symphony. We will be holding auditions for our Concertmaster position. Please see below for a repertoire list, and information sheet, and excerpts. 

SOLO REPERTOIRE

1. Solo Bach movement

2. Exposition from standard Romantic concerto of your choice

3. Solo from Mozart Violin Concert Nos. 3, 4, or 5 of your choice

4. Strauss, Heldenleben

     I. 9 measures before 23 to 38

     II. 106 to end

5. All solos from Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade

ORCHESTRAL EXCERPTS

A. Brahms, Symphony No. 4 - Mvt. 4 8 measures before B to D

B. Hindemith, Five Pieces for Strings Op 44 No 4 - Mvt. 3 beginning to D

C. Mendelssohn, Midsummer Night's Dream - Scherzo beginning to 17 measures after K

D. Prokofiev, Classical Symphony - Mvt. 1 Beginning to H

E. Mozart, Symphony No. 39 - Mvt 2 Beginning to 2nd beat of measure 37; Mvt. 4 Beginning to downbeat of measure 41

F. Strauss, Don Juan - Page 1

G. Schumann, Symphony No. 2 - Scherzo Beginning to measure 54