Careers & Auditions


CURRENT STAFF OPENINGS

None at this time


Auditions

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

TO APPLY:

Please submit the following by Friday, Sept. 7, 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. $60 deposit check or money order made out to the Spartanburg Philharmonic, which will be refunded at the time of the audition or, if you are not invited to audition, your check deposit will be returned to you via mail.

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

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

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)