Department of Music
MSU Denver Symphony Orchestra
Audition Information for Fall 2019
Audition Date: Monday, August 19, 2019
Audition Times: 11:12 am - 2:30 pm (sign up below; students who are unable to make any of these timeslots may contact Dr. Brandon Matthews to set up an alternative time)
Location: AR-277K (Office of Dr. Brandon Matthews)
Open to: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion, violin, viola, cello, and bass.
Symphony Orchestra meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 12:30 - 2:20 pm.
Orchestra Audition Requirements
- Prepare a scale of your choice, at least two octaves (three or four preferred)
- Prepare 1-2 minutes of a solo of your choice
- Prepare the following excerpt (unless your instrument is not on the list; then you are excused from this requirement):
Flute: download Flute Audition Music
Oboe: download Oboe Audition Music
Clarinet: download Clarinet Audition Music
Bassoon: download Bassoon Audition Music
Horn: download Horn Audition Music
Trumpet: download Trumpet Audition Music
Violin: download Violin Audition Music
Viola: download Viola Audition Music
Cello and Bass: download Cello and Bass Audition Music
For more information about auditioning for the MSU Denver Symphony Orchestra, please contact Dr. Brandon Matthews at firstname.lastname@example.org.