Audition Instructions

Sign-up sheets are posted on the bulletin board outside of Sloan 200.

  • Wednesday, Aug. 27: orchestral percussion, jazz rhythm/brass, and saxophones
  • Thursday, Aug. 28: woodwinds (no saxophones) and orchestral brass
  • Friday, Aug. 29: strings

Auditioning for the First Time

Please prepare one or two pieces (excerpts are acceptable) within your level of comfort that show contrasting styles, no more than five minutes total. In addition, please prepare the orchestral excerpts found below. You will not be asked to play any scales or do any sight-reading.

Returning members

Please prepare the orchestral excerpts found below. That's it!

Audition Materials & Excerpts 

Audition materials and excerpts for the 2014-15 season will be posted in July.

  • Bass
  • Bassoon
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Flute
  • Harp
  • Horn
  • Oboe
  • Percussion
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Tuba
  • Violin
  • Viola

If you have any questions, please contact Tara Villa Keith.