Audition Requirements

Applicants must submit a video recording of their playing. We recommend uploading audition videos to YouTube, though any public video platform is acceptable.

Master Performers Division: Two contrasting pieces with full instrumentation.

Orchestral Audition Boot Camp:

  • Mozart - Concerto in G Major, KV 313 - First and Second Movement Expositions
  • J.S. Bach- Partita in A minor, BWV 1013- Allemande & Sarabande
  • Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1, 'Classical': Mvt. IV, 4 before [K] to 9 after [N]
  • Debussy - Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune: mm. 1-4 & Reh. [2] to [3]
  • Saint-Saëns - Le carnival des animaux: 10. Volière

Jeanne Baxtresser's Orchestral Class Audition:

  • Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1, 'Classical': Mvt. IV, 4 before [K] to 9 after [N]
  • Debussy - Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune: mm. 1-4 & Reh. [2] to [3]
  • Saint-Saëns - Le carnival des animaux: 10. Volière

Young Performers Division: 2 Contrasting pieces with or without full instrumentation.