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Music Director Sarah Ioannides and the SPO have announced the following vacancies for the 2016-2017 Season.

When:

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
exact time of day will be assigned shortly after May 13 registration deadline

Where:

Daniel Recital Hall
Blackman Music Building, Converse College
580 East Main St.     Spartanburg, SC     29302

What:

The current listing of required excerpts for each instrument is posted below.

How:

To obtain an audition date and time assignment, please submit the following by Friday, May 13th at 4:00pm:

  1. Completed Registration Form (click here to open)
  2. $60 deposit check or money order made out to the Music Foundation of Spartanburg, which is refundable at the time of the audition.
  3. Current CV or Resume that includes Educational Background (include primary instrumental teachers) and Performing Organizations with which you are or have been affiliated in the last 15 years.
 

Forms and CV/Resumes may be submitted via email: pkay@spartanarts.org
or sent, along with the deposit to:

Attn: Peter B. Kay, Personnel Manager
Music Foundation of Spartanburg
200 East St. John Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Current Openings

  • Horn — III / Assistant Principal
  • Violin
    • Principal Violin 2
    • Assistant Principal Violin 2
    • Section
  • Viola
    • Principal
    • Section
  • Cello — Section

Per Service Rates:

Principal: $79.00/service

Assistant Principal: $74.00/service

Section: $69.00/service

additional mileage and cartage paid when applicable

Questions? Contact Peter B. Kay (pkay@spartanarts.org)


Please note:  at this time, we are not holding auditions
for positions, Section or Substitute, that are not listed above.

HORN III / Assistant Principal
Click Here to Download Horn Excerpts

Solo Player's choice from Mozart Concerto 2, 3 or 4 (1st mvt only)

Excerpts (unless otherwise noted, play Horn I part)
Beethoven Symphony No. 7, I. m.86-102
Beethoven Symphony No. 8, III Trio
Dvořák Symphony No. 9, IV m.267-275(reh.11)
Brahms Symphony no. 3, III. reh.F-m.110
Mendelssohn Midsummer Night's Dream, Nocturne
Mendelssohn Symphony no. 3, II & III (3rd horn part)
Ravel Piano Concerto, I. reh.25-26
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, mvt. I, reh.17-21 & 36-41
Strauss, R. Til Eulenspiegel, solo after #28 to #30 (3rd horn part)
Strauss, R. Ein Heldenleben, opening
Tchaikovsky Symphony no. 5, II. m.8-28
Wagner short call from Siegfried's Rhine Journey

VIOLIN I & II
Click Here to Download Violin Excerpts pt. 1
Click Here to Download Violin Excerpts pt. 2

Solo A solo of the player's choice from the standard repertoire, preferably a concerto movement.

Excerpts (for all, play first Violin part)
Beethoven Symphony #3 - Scherzo: Beg. to 2nd ending
Beethoven Symphony # 9 - 3rd mov't; meas. 99-114
Brahms Symphony #4 - Allegro energico (Letter B to D)
Mozart Symphony #39 - 2nd mov't; meas. 1-27
Prokofiev Symphony #5 - 3rd mov't; 1 before Reh. 59 to 2 after Reh. 61
Schumann Symphony #2- Scherzo; (beginning through measure 55; with repeat)
Stravinsky Rite of Spring Danse de la Terre - (one measure after 72 to 75, and 77 through 6 measures after 78)

Principal & Assistant Principal Required Excerpts: (for all, play first Violin part)
Strauss Don Juan, page 1

VIOLA
Click Here to Download Viola Excerpts pt. 1
Click Here to Download Viola Excerpts pt. 2

Solo: Performer's choice from the standard repertoire, preferably a concerto movement.

Excerpts:
Beethoven Symphony no. 5, II. beginning to m. 10, m.49-59, m.72-86, and m.98-106
Berlioz Roman Carnival Overture, 1 after reh. 1 to 8 after reh. 3
Brahms Symphony No. 2, mvt. I, 4 before reh.E to 19 after reh.E
Bruckner Symphony no. 4, II. m.50-83
Mendelssohn Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo, reh. B to D, pickup to 10 after H to 3 after reh. I
Mozart Symphony no. 35, IV. m.134-181

Principal & Assistant Principal Required Excerpts:
Strauss Don Juan, beginning to reh.D
Strauss Don Quixote, solos- m.142-175 (old ed. reh. 14-18) and m.256-319 (old ed. reh. 26-34)

CELLO
Click Here to Download Cello Excerpts

Solo: Performer's choice from the standard repertoire, preferably a concerto movement.

Excerpts:
Beethoven Symphony No. 5, mvt. II (opening – mm 10; mm 49 – 59; mm 98 – 106;
mm 114 – 124)
Brahms Symphony No. 2, mvt. II (opening – A)
Mendelssohn Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo (C – D, and N - O)
Debussy La Mer, two before 9 to six after 9, top line
Mozart Sym. #35, mvt. 4 (beginning to m. 30; m. 57 to m. 67; m. 134 to m. 140)

Principal & Assistant Principal Required Excerpts:
Strauss Don Juan (beginning mm 9; three before G – H; R – T)

 


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