Literature

STUDENTS ACCEPTED INTO THE SC Region Orchestra should print the entirety of the works/movements below. 

2015 Region Orchestra Literature: 

(1) Carmen Suite No. 1, 

(2) New World Symphony (Mvt. 2 and 4), 

(3) Festive Overture [Coming Soon]

  

Carmen Suite 1- Bizet

Symphony No. 9 “New World”- Dvorak (Mvt. 2 and 4) 


 

 

 AUDITION EXCERPTS 2015

  • All winds audition on the first part.  All winds will perform excerpts and one octave concert E-Maj scale (Clarinets 3 octave)
  • All strings will play excerpts and A-Major Scale: Violin 3 octave. Bass, cello, and viola 2 octave
  • Violins are to audition on the part (1st or 2nd) they wish to play 

 

 Carmen Suite 1- Bizet

        Intermezzo: m. 3 - five measures before B. 

       Seguedille: "Solo" m. 13 - A

       Intermezzo: A-B

Bassoon- http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/1/12/IMSLP50094-PMLP64163-Bizet-CarmenSte1.Bassoon.pdf

            Les dragons d'Alcala: Beginning - A

        Both excerpts will come from Dvorak.  

        Entirety of Prelude

        Both excerpts will come from Dvorak. 

Tuba - Both excerpts will come from Dvorak

        Tamborine Mvt. 1 - A - eight before C 

        Side Drum Mvt. 4 - m.1 to A

        By request. 

 Violin 1

        Les Toreadors - Beginning to B 

 Violin 2 - PAGE 4 for Violin 2 (on same link as Violin 1) 

 http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/2/2d/IMSLP50100-PMLP64163-Bizet-CarmenSte1.Violin.pdf

        Les Toreadors - Beginning to B 

        Les Toreadors - C to E 

Intermezzo - 11 after A to 9 after B. 

 Bass- http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/7/71/IMSLP50102-PMLP64163-Bizet-CarmenSte1.Bass.pdf

Les Toreadors: 9 after A to B. 


Symphony No. 9 “New World”- Dvorak (Mvt. 2 and 4) 

        Mvt. IV - Rehearsal 1 to 3 

 Oboe- http://petrucci.mus.auth.gr/imglnks/usimg/4/4b/IMSLP41075-PMLP08710-Dvorak-Sym9.Oboe.pdf

        Mvt. II - English Horn Solo: mm. 7-18

 Clarinet- http://petrucci.mus.auth.gr/imglnks/usimg/a/ac/IMSLP20016-PMLP08710-Dvorak_Sym9_Cls.pdf 

        (Slow Download) Mvt. IV - Rehearsal 1-4  *This part is written for A clarinet. If you do not have an A clarinet at your disposal, you may audition on a Bb clarinet with the appropriate transpositions.

 Bassoon-  http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/3/3e/IMSLP41076-PMLP08710-Dvorak-Sym9.Bassoon.pdf

        Mvt. IV - 9 after Rehearsal 10 - 5 after Rehearsal 11

        Mvt. II - 4 before Rehearsal 2 - Rehearsal 2

        Mvt. IV - 17 after Rehearsal 10 - Rehearsal 11

        Mvt. IV - 7 after Rehearsal 8 - 4 after Rehearsal 9

 Trumpet- http://imslp.nl/imglnks/usimg/6/6e/IMSLP41078-PMLP08710-Dvorak-Sym9.Trumpet.pdf

        Mvt. 4 - mm. 8 - Rehearsal 1

Trombone & Tubahttp://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/d/d9/IMSLP41079-PMLP08710-Dvorak-Sym9.LowBrass.pdf

        Trombone (Alto part) - Mvt. II - mm. 1-4 and mm. 7-8 after Rehearsal 4

                                                Mvt. IV- 5 after Rehearsal 11 - Rehearsal 12

        Tuba - Tuba part located at end of link

                     Mvt. II - mm. 1-4

                    Mvt. IV (Play Bass Trombone Part) - 5 after Rehearsal 11- 9 after Rehearsal 12


 Percussion- http://imslp.nl/imglnks/usimg/4/44/IMSLP19925-PMLP08710-Dvorak_Sym9_Perc.pdf

        Timpani: Mtv. 4 mm. 9-3 after rehearsal 2 and 1 and 7 after rehearsal 5 to 5 before rehearsal 6

        Mvt. IV - Beginning of last page - 15 after 12

        Mvt. IV - 6 after 11 - 7 after 12

 Viola- http://javanese.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/6/6a/IMSLP41082-PMLP08710-Dvorak-Sym9.Viola.pdf

        Mvt. IV - 9 after Rehearsal 4-12 before Rehearsal 5 and Rehearsal 10-8 before Rehearsal 11

        Mvt. IV - 8 before Rehearsal 10 - 9 after Rehearsal 10 and Rehearsal 11 - 10 before Rehearsal 12

        Mvt. IV - 8 before Rehearsal 10 - Rehearsal 10

        Mvt. II - 9 after Rehearsal 2- Rehearsal 3 and 5 after rehearsal 4 - 4 before rehearsal 5

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