Auditions


AUDITIONS FOR 2017-18 SEASON*

*Second Bassoon 

Venue: Riverview Theatre
Date: January 28, 2018
 

Please send a one page resume and $50 refundable deposit check to secure an audition time.

Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Attn. Adam Black
P.O. Box 205
Shreveport, LA 71162-0205

Confirmation will be sent when we receive your materials. Audition time slots will be communicated a week before the audition.

 

SECOND BASSOON REPERTOIRE LIST

Concerto

Mozart Bassoon Concerto K 191: mvt I

 

Second bsn excerpts

Bartok Concerto for Orchestra: Mvt II—mm.8-24 and 164-180

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique: 4th mvt–#52-#53 and 5th mvt–#63-#65 and #76-#78

Brahms Violin Concerto: mvt II—mm. 1-22

Mozart Overture to The Marriage of Figaro

Sibelius Symphony No. 2—mvt. II—A-B and E-F

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6: mvt III—6 aft. M-O and mvt. IV—beginning to letter C

Wagner Tannhauser Overture—beginning to letter A

 

First bsn excerpts

Ravel Piano Concerto: 3rd mvt.—5after 14-3 after 16 (combine first and second bassoon parts)

Stravinsky Pulcinella Suite—Movement 6: Variation IIa (reh 81 through 85)

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4: mvt II—mm. 274-end

 

Possible Sight Reading

 

Further correspondence is by email only to Adam Black (ablack@shreveportsymphony.com). NO phone calls, please. When sending email, be sure to include your email address with complete contact information. Thank you.

*The Shreveport Symphony’s Season runs September 1st – May 31st