Oregon Symphony Substitute Flute Audition
Audition will be held Saturday, September 30 from 10 am - 2 pm at the Mago Hunt Recital Hall at University of Portland.
Please e-mail a one-page resume to David Buck, principal flute of the Oregon Symphony. (DaveLBuck@hotmail.com)
Times will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis. Applications must be received by Sept. 23.
Mozart G major Flute Concerto—first movement, exposition
Beethoven—Leonore Overture no. 3, m. 328-360
Brahms—Symphony #4, mvt. 4, m. 93-105
Ravel—Daphnis et Chloe, 3 after reh. 176-2 after reh. 179
Mendelssohn—Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream, m. 338-385
Rossini—Semiramide Overture, 5th measure after G-H; 14th measure after T-U
Shostakovich—Symphony #8, mvt. 4, m. 60-66 (or 3 m. after reh. 118)
Flute excerpts can be found in Jeanne Baxtresser’s book, Orchestral Excerpts for Flute. Piccolo excerpts can be found in Jack Wellbaum’s Orchestral Excerpts for Piccolo. Both books are published by Theodore Presser. If you absolutely cannot find the piccolo excerpts, please indicate this in your e-mail and a copy of the excerpts will be sent in the mail.
Please direct any questions about the audition to David Buck, DaveLBuck@hotmail.com.