AUDITIONS FOR THE 2019 – 2020 SEASON

Daniel Stewart - Music Director

Date of Audition - Positions Available

September 22, 2019 - 2nd Clarinet

Compensation:

2019-2020 wages are $105.00 per service for section musicians, $128.10 per service for Principal musicians. All musicians receive a daily travel allowance, pension contribution, and housing option. Thirty eight services are planned.

To Apply

Highly qualified applicants are invited to apply by submitting their résumé and a $50.00 audition deposit refundable at the time of audition. Verified eligibility for employment is required.

Send applications to:
Norman C. Peck, Personnel Manager, Santa Cruz Symphony
1860 Price Way; San Leandro, CA 94577

* Applications must be received no later than one week before the date of the audition.

* Candidates will be sent repertoire and other details after review and acceptance of their application.

* The Audition Committee of the Santa Cruz Symphony reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions.

* Employment to begin in October 2019 or the candidate's earliest availability thereafter.



Audition REPERTORY

Audition repertory will be selected from the following lists. The Audition Committee of the Santa Cruz Symphony reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions. Finalists may be asked to sight-read.

Section 2ND CLARINET

Solo:

W. A. Mozart Concerto No. 1 in A Major

 

2nd Clarinet excerpts (provided)

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

Mendelssohn Midsummer Nights Dream

Ravel Daphnis and Chloe

Stravinsky Firebird Suite (1919)

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6

 

1st Clarinet excerpts (provided)

Beethoven Symphony #6

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

Brahms Symphony #3

Mendelssohn  Symphony #3

Salonen Nyx

Shostakovich Symphony #9

Tchaikovsky Symphony #5

 

Finalists may be required to sight-read.