All musicians: Bring a copy of your solo pieces so that our conductor may follow along.
Strings, Woodwinds and Brass
Prepare a 2 1/2 -3 minute section for each of two (2) contrasting pieces
(one showing virtuosity, the other slow melodic playing), from the standard solo repertoire for your instrument
Choose two (2) major scales, one with sharps and one with flats
Choose one (1) minor scale, either melodic or harmonic form
To hear the full range of your instrument, play three (3) octaves when possible
There will be some sight-reading
Timpani...p to f roll and tuning exercise demonstration
Prepare a 2 minute solo
If your instrument is not listed, contact Mr. Gilson, the Symphony Orchestra conductor.