Intermediate II Leadership Auditions will be held Sunday September 21, Room 085.

Leadership auditions are auditions to determine who sits in the first four chairs of each section of the orchestra (1st violin, 2nd violin, viola, cello, and bass). The auditions for these chairs are open to all players who have been in their current orchestra for a minimum of one school year, or two semesters. 

Audition sign up will be held on SignUp Genius. If you have not received an invite, please contact Katharine at .

Please note that there will be no alternative audition times.

List of excerpts that will be used: 


1st Violins

Orfeo Y Euridice

     mm. 15-28

Serenade

     mm. 5-27

Boyce Symphony

     Mvt. 1 mm. 13-19

     Mvt. 2 mm. 1-12

     Mvt. 3 mm. 1-20


2nd Violins

Orfeo Y Euridice

     mm. 11-28

Serenade

     mm. 37-44

Boyce Symphony

     1st mvt. mm 17-24

     2nd mvt. mm. 1-12

     3rd mvt. mm 1-20


Violas

Orfeo Y Euridice

     mm. 25-38

Serenade

     mm. 38-49

Boyce Symphony

     1st mvt. mm 25-30

     2nd mvt. mm 1-12

     3rd mvt. mm 1-20


Celli

Orfeo Y Euridice

     mm. 48-57

Boyce Symphony

     1st mvt. mm. 1-12

     2nd mvt. mm. 1-12

     3rd mvt. mm. 1-20


Basses

Orfeo Y Euridice

     mm. 24-35

Boyce Symphony

     1st mvt. mm. 1-12

     2nd mvt. mm. 1-12

     3rd mvt. mm. 1-20

Intermediate II Orchestra: This orchestra performs arrangements and original works from the standard repertoire as well as some appropriate seasonal pieces while refining orchestral technique designed to prepare student for Youth Symphony level.

Who: String players who demonstrate advanced intermediate ability on their instrument. Violist and cellist should be playing multiple clefs and vibrato comfortably.

Rehearsals: Saturday, 12:25 to 1:45 p.m., Bone Hall, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building Tuition: $115

Audition Requirements: *Solo Piecesight reading in many keys—both rhythmic and standard, two octave major scales up to three sharps and three flats.

Conductor: Rob Rempher

Assistant Conductor: Stephanie Swisher


Video Links to the Intermediate II concerts on October 12th:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_-pFs6EWZU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8APeOFOhBQ

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