– Principal Bass –

Venue: First Baptist Church Shreveport
Date: March 17, 2019
Please send a one page resume via mail or email to secure an audition time.

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

or to

Confirmation will be sent when we receive your materials.


$12,390 (up to 83 services) in 19-20, with optional Community Engagement contract for an additional $2,212 (up to 15 services)


Solo Piece

Candidate’s Choice

Orchestral Excerpts

Beethoven Symphony No. 3 – mvt 3 – measures 14-127 without repeat

Beethoven Symphony No. 5—mvt. 3—measures 1-18 and 141-177

Beethoven Symphony No. 9—mvt. 4—measures 8-16, 24-29, 38-47, 56-115

Brahms Symphony No. 2—mvt 1—4 before E to F; mvt. 4—8 before L to M

Britten Young Person’s Guide—Variation H (Bass variation)

Mozart Symphony No. 40—mvt. 1—measures 114-134

Strauss Ein Heldenleben—#9 to downbeat of 6 after #12

Orchestral Solos

Mahler Symphony No. 1, mvt. 3

Prokofiev Lieutenant Kije, mvt. 2

Stravinsky Pulcinella Suite, mvt. vii

Sight Reading


Further correspondence is by email only to Adam Black ( NO phone calls, please. When sending resume, be sure to update your complete contact information. Thank you.

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