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Substitute Winds and Brass Auditions

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Canton Symphony Orchestra
2017 SUBSTITUTE POSITIONS

PICCOLO: FLUTE excerpts, plus

Prokofiev               Lt. Kije

Tchaikovsky          Symphony No. 4

Rossini                   La Gazza Ladra

 

OBOE: SOLO plus

Tchaikovsky          Symphony No. 4 (2nd mvmt.)

Debussy                  La Mer

Saint-Saëns           Scheherazade solos

 

ENGLISH HORN: OBOE SOLO and excerpts plus

Berlioz                   Roman Carnival Overture

Franck                   Symphony in d minor (2nd mvmt.)

 

CLARINET: SOLO plus

Mendelssohn         Midsummer Night's Dream (Scherzo)

Rachmaninoff       Symphony No. 2 – 3rd mvmt. solo

 

BASS CLARINET: CLARINET excerpts plus

3 excerpts of your own choice

 

BASSOON:  SOLO plus

Bartok                    Concerto for Orchestra (Games of Pairs)

Beethoven             Symphony No. 4 (4th mvmt.)

Tchaikovsky         Symphony No. 4 (solo)

Stravinsky             Le Sacre du Printemps

 

CONTRABASSOON: BASSOON excerpts plus

Ravel                     Mother Goose Suite

Ravel                     Piano Concerto for the Left Hand

 

TROMBONE: SOLO plus

Mozart                   Requiem (prepare tenor part)

Mahler                   Symphony No. 3 (1st mvmt.: first two solos)

Strauss                   Till Eulenspiegel (2nd trombone part)

Wagner                  Die Walkure

 

BASS TROMBONE: SOLO plus

Brahms                  Symphony No. 1 (4th mvmt.)

Strauss                   Ein Heldenleben

Franck                   Symphony in d minor

Wagner                  Siegfried's Rhine Journey

 

TUBA:  SOLO plus

Berlioz                          Symphonie Fantastique (1st tuba)

Berlioz                          The Damnation of Faust: Hungarian March

Prokofiev                     Symphony No. 5

Moussorsky/Ravel   Pictures at an Exhibition (Bydlo - solo)

 

HARP: SOLO plus

Debussy                 La Mer

Ravel                       Daphnis and Chloe

Stravinsky             Petrouchka

Tchaikovsky         Swan Lake (Valse, Act I cadenza)