All applicants should prepare a solo piece that demonstrates fast and slow playing (it can be two different pieces or sections from the same work).
Applicants interested in holding a principal position should also prepare to perform at least three orchestral excerpts chosen from the selections below. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to perform these excerpts but only those interested in holding a principal position are required to do so. Parts are free and available for download here:
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade (find your corresponding part)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 6 (please email librarian Clement Yuen—firstname.lastname@example.org—if you would like a park as these PDFs are not available to the public)