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Spartanburg Philharmonic and Music Director Stefan Sanders announce auditions for Concertmaster on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018.

Employment begins in July, 2019, and only highly qualified applicants will be invited to audition.

TO APPLY:

The deadline to Apply to Audition has passed. Thank you for your interest in the Spartanburg Philharmonic!


Required Repertoire

Download sheet music using the links below.
 

CONCERTO:

MOZART
Violin Concerto no.3, no.4, or no.5: first movement (with cadenza)
 

CONCERTMASTER SOLOS:

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Scheherazade (all solos): Part I | Part II

R. STRAUSS
Ein Heldenleben, reh. 22-39

TCHAIKOVSKY
Swan Lake Suite, no. 4
 

TUTTI EXCERPTS:

BEETHOVEN
Symphony no. 9, movement III, m.99-114

BRAHMS
Symphony no. 4, movement IV, reh. B to D

DEBUSSY
La Mer, reh. 19-20, reh. 33-38 (top line)

MENDELSSOHN
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Scherzo

MOZART
Symphony no. 39, movement IV

PROKOFIEV
Classical Symphony, movement I, m.1-61

SCHUMANN
Symphony no. 2, movement II
m.1-55 (with repeat)
m.363-end (i.e. coda)

R. STRAUSS
Don Juan
opening through 14 measures after reh. D
reh. S through 4 measures after reh. U
12 measures before reh. W to reh. X
reh. Z to reh. CC

TCHAIKOVSKY
Nutcracker Overture
reh. C to D (top line)
last 49 measures (top line)

 

 

 

Spartanburg Philharmonic and Music Director Stefan Sanders announce auditions for Principal Trumpet on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018.

TO APPLY:

Please submit the following by Friday, Oct. 12, 2018:

  1. Completed registration form: CLICK HERE

  2. Current résumé that includes educational background (including 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.

Employment begins immediately.

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

ATTN: Peter B. Kay, General Manager
Spartanburg Philharmonic
200 East Saint John Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306


Required Repertoire

To download all sheet music, CLICK HERE.
 

CONCERTO:

Haydn
Trumpet Concerto no.1, first movement
 

EXCERPTS:

BEETHOVEN
Lenore Overture no. 3, mm.272-277

GERSHWIN
An American in Paris
nine after reh. 45 to eight after reh. 46
reh. 57 to 59

MAHLER
Symphony no. 5, first movement
beginning to six after reh. 1
one before reh. 13 to 14

MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
opening Promenade
Goldenberg & Schmuyle

R. KORSAKOV
Scheherazade, mvt 4, reh. T to U

RESPIGHI
Pines of Rome, reh. 10 to 11 (offstage solo)

STRAVINKSY
Petrouchka, Danes de la Ballerine, reh. 69 to 70

STRAUSS
Ein Heldenleben (E-flat)
seven after reh. 49 to reh. 51
one before reh. 54 to 55
reh. 65 to 66
five after reh. 78 to one after reh. 79
reh. 81 to 82

 

TCHAIKOVSKY
Nutcracker, Divertissement: Le Chocolat, mm. 5-20