Principal Clarinet Audition


Principal Clarinet Auditions will be held on Thursday, July 19, 2018.

Please send resumé/CV and $25 check by July 12, 2018 to:

Teresa Lundberg
Symphony of the Mountains
1200 E. Center Street
Kingsport, TN 37660

Once you have auditioned, your $25 will be returned.

Solo Repertoire

Mozart: Clarinet concerto (Mov. 1, Exposition)

Orchestra Excerpts

Beethoven: Symphony No. 4      

  • 2nd mvt., 10-17, 81-89
  • 4th mvt., bars 297-300

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6

  • 1st mvt., 2 before K to 17 after K
  • 2nd mvt., 1 before D to 9 after D

Brahms: Symphony No. 3

  • 1st mvt., 2 before B to 4th bar of C

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

  • Beginning to 2

Ginastera: Variaciones Concertantes

  • Variation IV (16-29)

Kodaly: Galanta Dances

  • bars 31-65, 571-579

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream  

  • Scherzo, beginning to B, 7 after D to 6 before G

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf                           

  • Cadenza

Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2                       

  • 3rd mvt., beginning to one bar before 47

Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol          

  • 1st mvt., A to one bar after B

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade                     

  • 2nd mvt. F-G

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9                         

  • 2nd mvt., bars 1-32
  • 3rd mvt. bars 1-33

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6                           

  • 1st mvt., bars 54-67, 153-160