Summer 2019 Applicants

All selections must be unaccompanied and in the following order:

  • Strauss: Concerto No. 1, Op. 11, exposition

  • R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, beginning to [2]

  • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition, promenade solo

  • Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel, opening

  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, Op. 92, Mvt 1, Vivace, mm. 84-110 (2nd bar of letter C)

  • Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5, Op. 47, Mvt 1, rehearsal Nos. 17-21

  • Wagner: Götterdämmerung, Siegfried short call

Horn players have the option of a Live Audition or Video Upload Audition.

Video Upload Audition applicants:

  • Upload one continuous, unedited audition video within the online application (upload one video, not separate tracks; do not stop the camera between repertoire selections)

  • Include a verbal statement at the end of your audition video answering the following question: "If selected for enrollment, how can you contribute to the Music Academy?"