Concertino & Camerata Audition Material



The 2016-2017 Eden Prairie String Academy Audtions will be done by video.  Please submit a unlisted YouTube of Vimeo link to auditions@epstringacademy.org no later than Monday, September 11, 2017.  You will not be allowed to play at the first rehearsal on September 17th if your audition has not been received. 

Please choose either the Concertino or Camerata audition list - you don’t need to do both

Concertino

1. 2 or 3 octave C major Scale 

2. Excerpts - Play to the best of your ability.  Violins may choose to do either the Violin 1 or Violin 2 excerpt.  Note:  Just because you audition on the Violin 1 excerpts, that does not guarantee you a spot in the 1st violin section.  

Messiah Overture:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLQrecgNYA0


          Violin 1
          Violin 2 
          Viola
          Cello/Bass
 


Camerata

1. 3 Octave C Major Scale - Violin/Viola/Cello
    2 Octave F Major Scale - Bass

2. 3 Octave A minor scale - Violin
    3 Octave d minor scale - Viola/Cello
    2 Ocatve g minor scale - Bass

3. Excerpts - Play to the best of your ability - Please note there are 2 excerpts for each instrument. - Violins may choose to do either the Violin 1 or Violin 2 excerpts.  Note:  Just because you audition on the Violin 1 excerpts, that does not guarantee you a spot in the 1st violin section.  

Time Piece: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-EpJob204U 


          Violin 1 - Measure 7 - 33 and Measure 52 - 76
          Violin 2 - Measure 5 - 26 and Measure 86 - 110
          Viola - Measure 23 - 42, Measure 94 - 106 and Measure 159-171
          Cello - Measure 25 - 48 and Measure 88 - 113
          Bass - Measure 21 - 48 and Measure 98 - 113

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