Section / Substitute CELLO

The Spartanburg Philharmonic and Music Director Stefan Sanders announce auditions for Section and Substitute Cellos
to be held in Spartanburg, SC on April 16 & 17, 2019


To apply:

Please submit the following by Tuesday, April 9, 2019:

  1. Completed Registration and Availability Forms (click the button below to download)

  2. Current Résumé that includes Educational Background (include primary instrumental teachers) and Performing Organizations with which you are or have been affiliated in the last 15 years.

  3. $30 deposit check or money order made out to the Spartanburg Philharmonic, which will be refunded at the time of the audition.



Forms and Résumés may be submitted via email to: pkay@spartanarts.org
or mailed along with the deposit to:

Attn: Peter Kay, General Manager
Spartanburg Philharmonic
200 East St. John Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306


 

Required Repertoire:

  • SOLO: movement from a Bach Unaccompanied Cello Suite

  • Beethoven, Symphony no. 5, movement II: m.1 − 10; m.49 − 59; m.98 − 106; m.114 − 124
    PDF

  • Brahms, Symphony no. 2, movement II: opening to reh.A
    PDF

  • Debussy, La Mer : two measures before reh. 9 to six measures after reh. 9 (top line)
    PDF

  • Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo: reh. C to reh. D; reh. N to reh. O
    PDF

  • Mozart, Symphony no. 35, movement IV: m.1 − 30; m.57 − 67; m.134 − 140
    PDF

  • Strauss, Don Juan: m.1 − 9; three measures before reh. G to reh. H; reh. R to reh. T
    PDF

Click the PDF links to download excerpts. Hard copies will be available at the audition.

 

All applicants are required to demonstrate either US citizenship or a legal eligibility to accept employment with the Spartanburg Philharmonic.

The Spartanburg Philharmonic is an equal opportunity employer.

Peter Kay