Ethos Philharmonic Auditions

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Audition Requirements

Candidates should be comfortable in all registers of their instrument(s) and have advanced control of intonation and tone quality. Familiarity with all major scales is required. Candidates should demonstrate a strong sense of the inner pulse (internal metronome) in their playing.

  1. All candidates are required to prepare the following excerpts from our first concert literature.  Please note the tempo markings, cuts, and other instructions on the PDFs below.
    • (Excerpts to be determined – Fall 2017)
  2. Prepare major scales (at least 2 octaves, quarter note = 120, single bow, no turns) up to 3 sharps and 3 flats.  Students will be asked to play 2 of these scales.
  3. All students will be asked to sight-read 1 to 3 selections. These will be provided at the audition.

Audition Times (Advanced String Players – Winds and Percussion will audition beginning November 11 and will join on November 20)

Sunday, August 27 & Monday, August 28.  Stewarts Creek High School Choir Room (301 Red Hawk Pkwy. Smyrna, TN 37167)

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