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. 


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


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