2017/18 Audition Information

Atlantic Symphony Orchestra is one of New England’s premier professional orchestras. Rehearsals are held in Boston and Braintree, MA. The orchestra performs diverse range of repertoire at venues in and around Boston and the South Shore region.

ALL AUDITIONS BY INVITATION ONLY
Please email one page résumé in MS Word or PDF format for review
No phone calls or inquiries please

DATES: To be announced

LOCATION:
 New England Conservatory of Music, 290 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA

APPLICATION: Email 1 page résumé in MS Word or PDF format for review

CONTACT: Carolyn BailyPersonnel & Production manager

CURRENT VACANCIES: (see below)

STRINGS
Principal Viola*
Section Violin (4)
Section Viola (2)
Section Bass (2)

*additional solo/excerpt requirements will be sent upon invitation

REQUIREMENTS: (see below)

STRINGS:

All Strings
1. movement from a standard concerto/sonata
2. movement of Bach (NO 1st movement of a sonata or suite)
3. all assigned excerpts
4. sight-reading

Violin
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 – 1st movement (exposition)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 – 3rd movement (beg. to trio)
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Scherzo
Brahms: Symphony No. 4; 4th movement (8 before reh. B to reh. D)
Strauss: Don Juan – (beg. to 9 before reh. D)

Viola
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 – 4th movement
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Scherzo
Brahms: Symphony No. 3 – 1st movement (mm. 77-100; mm. 187-201)
Strauss: Don Juan- (beg. to reh. D)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 – 1st movement (Allegro non troppo to reh. C)

Cello (no vacancies)
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 – 4th movement
Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Scherzo
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 – 2nd movement (beg. to reh. B)
Smetana: The Bartered Bride Overture  beg. to A (top line)
Strauss: Don Juan – (beg. to reh. C)

Bass
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 – 4th movement
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 – 4th movement (beg. to reh. A)
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 – 1st movement (reh. E to reh. F)
Strauss: Don Juan – (reh. A to C)
Stravinsky: Pulcinella – Duetto