Orchestra Conductor on Stage


Audition requirements:

All musicians: At least one week prior to your audition, email Mr. Gilson either a link to your solo pieces, or a PDF copy, so he may follow along. 

Strings, Woodwinds and Brass


Prepare a 2 1/2 -3 minute section for each of two contrasting pieces (i.e. one showing virtuosity, the other slow melodic playing), from the standard solo repertoire for your instrument. 

If your instrument is not listed, contact Mr. Gilson, the Symphony Orchestra conductor. 




  • Snare rudiments 

  • Timpani...p to f roll and tuning exercise demonstration 

  • Prepare a 2 minute solo