Principal/Section Double Bass Audition


Principal/Section Double Bass Auditions will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018.

Please send resumé/CV and $25 check by September 24, 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

One movement of a standard concerto or equivalent solo work

One dance movement from a Bach Cello Suite


Orchestra Excerpts

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5      

  • III. Scherzo, Allegro (Beginning to measure 100; and Measures 140 to 218)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

  • Recitative and Theme

Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68

  • I. Un poco sostenuto–Allegro–Meno Allegro
    (Rehearsal E to the first ending, or measure 161 to 191)

Handel: Messiah

  • No. 11 in Bärenreiter; other editions it is No. 12 – For unto us a Child is Born
    (beginning through measure 32)

Mozart: Symphony No. 40

  • I. Molto allegro (Measures 114 to 134; and Measures 191 to 217)

Prokofiev: Lt. Kije Suite, Op. 60

  • II. Romance (Measures 3 through bar 10)

Strauss: Ein Heldenleben

  • (Rehearsal 9 to six measures after Rehearsal 12)