FALL 2019 AUDITIONS

SEPTEMBER 3 and 10, 2019 at UMA Music Building (#11 on the map)

UMA address: 46 University Drive, Augusta

RETURN THE AUDITION FORM TO info@kvyso.org


Additional dates by request.  Contact Betsy Kobayashi via email or at 621-4166.
There is no fee to audition.

Kennebec Valley Youth Symphony (advanced orchestra)

RETURNING KVYS STUDENTS AUDITION WITH ONLY THE EXCERPT.


1. SCALE  All instruments: one scale of your choice from the Maine HS All State required scales.  

2. SOLO   Choose a piece from your instrument’s standard repertoire which demonstrates your technical mastery and  beauty of expression.

3. EXCERPT (see list here and at bottom of page) from Beethoven Symphony #5 and Mozart Magic Flute Overture, which will be included on the December concert.


Kennebec Valley Youth Orchestra (intermediate orchestra)

 RETURNING KVYO STUDENTS, SAME AUDITION REQUIREMENTS BELOW.

 

1. SCALE  All instruments: 1-2 octave scale of your choice.   

2. SOLO  Choose any polished piece to show your beautiful tone and attention to musical detail. You may also prepare the KVYS excerpt for your instrument. 

3. SIGHT READING An easy sight reading piece will be provided at your audition.  


We hold auditions in February, May, and September.

Audition Form


Excerpts for KYS (advanced orchestra)

STRINGS
Violin – Beethoven #5, 4th movement, m. 580-H. Magic Flute, m. 20-63

Viola – Beethoven #5, 2nd movement, m. 1-10, 23-37, 49-59, 98-106. Magic Flute, m. 27-53, m. 103-127

Cello – Beethoven #5, 2nd movement, m. 1-10, 49-60, 98-106, 114-124, 180-186 3rd movement, m. 1-79, 141-218. Magic Flute, m. 27-53

Bass – Symphony #5, 2nd movement, m. 107-123, p. 5 3rd movement, m. 1-218,p. 6-7, m. 141-177 p. 7. Magic Flute, m. 33-83 (3rd page of the attachment)

WOODWINDS

Flute – Symphony #5, 2nd movement, pick up to m. 132 to end Magic Flute, m. 130 to end

Oboe – Symphony #5, 2nd movement, pick up to m. 133 to m. 158 4th movement, m. 580-707Magic Flute, m.185 to the end

Clarinet – Beethoven #5, 4th movement, m. 207-265 Magic Flute, m. 65-73 & m.179 to the end

Bassoon – Beethoven #5, 4th movement, m. 580-707 Magic Flute, m.109 to the end

BRASS

Trumpet - Beethoven #5, 2nd movement, A to the end. Magic Flute, 9 m. after D to the end (tpt. 1 part, p. 1)

Trombone - Beethoven #5, 4th movement, m. 374—458, alto, tenor and bass trombone. Magic Flute, m. 198 to the end

French horn – Beethoven #5, 2nd mov’t, A to the end. Magic Flute, E to the end

PERCUSSION

Timpani – Beethoven #5, 1st movement m. 491 to the end, 2nd movement allMagic Flute, E to the endpage1image20518784

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