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Application repertoire

Concertos and excerpts to be recorded for application to RSPO Orchestra Academy 2021-22

Flute

Mozart Concerto in G major, mvt. I up to bar 149 without cadenza, mvt. II up to bar 37 without cadenza.
Poulenc Flute Sonata, mvt. II, on piccolo

Orchestra excerpts

Ravel Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No. 2, the big solo up to the d# trill.
Prokofiev Symphony No. 1, mvt. IV, rehearsal number 63 (flute solo) until end of the movement.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo, the staccato solo (bar 338 until the end)

Oboe

Mozart Oboe Concerto, mvt. I, bar 1–97 and mvt. II, bar 1–50
Both movements with cadenza.

Orchestra excerpts

Brahms Violin Concerto, mvt. II, from beginning to bar 32
Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin, mvt. I, from beginning to rehearsal number 5, no repeat.

Clarinet

Mozart Clarinet Concerto, mvt. I (exposition).

Orchestra excerpts

Shostakovich Symphony No. 9, mvt. III bars 1-50
Beethoven Symphony No. 6, the last solo (bars 474-492) in mvt. I

Bassoon

Mozart Bassoon Concerto, mvt. I, bar 32–71 and mvt. II, bar 6–26.

Orchestra excerpts

Shostakovich Symphony No. 9, beginning of mvt. IV until bar 27 of mvt. V
Mozart The Marriage of Figaro, overture

Horn

Mozart Concerto KV 495, 1st mov. until 132 and cadenza
or
Strauss 1st Horn Concerto, op. 11, 1st mov.
or
Neuling Bagatelle

Orchestra excerpts (all orchestra excerpts can be found on hornprobespiel.de)

Beethoven Symphony No. 9, mvt. III, bar 83–98, horn 4
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, mvt. I, first excerpt, horn 2

Beethoven
Symphony No. 7, mvt. I, first and last excerpt, horn 2
or
Strauss Till Eulenspiegel, horn 1 beginning and horn 3 solo until high c.

Timpani and percussion

Haag/Johansson Pukistiana XL for timpani, first page.
Lylloff Excerpts from Etude for snare drum.
Shostakovich The Bolt Suite, mvt. VII “The Appeaser”, bar 1–60, Xylophone

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Violin

Mozart 3rd, 4th or 5th Violin concerto 1st mov. up to the recapitulation with cadenza

Orchestral excerpts

Strauss Don Juan, bar 1–62 (beginning to 13 bars after C), vl1,
Prokofiev Symphony No. 1, mvt. II, from beginning to two bars after rehearsal number 34 / E, vln 1

Viola

Stamitz Concerto in D major, 1st mov. with cadenza of your choice
or
Hoffmeister Concerto in D Major 1st mov, with cadenza of your choice

Orchestral excerpts

Brahms Haydn Variations, Variations No.5 and No.7
Strauss
Don Juan, bars 1-36 and 50-66
Mozart Symphony No. 35, mvt.1, bars 13-66

Cello

Haydn Concerto in D major, 1st mov. bars 1-77 and cadenza

Orchestral excerpts

Bartók Concerto for Orchestra, 5th mov., bars 292 - 317
Brahms Symphony No. 3, 3rd mov., poco allegretto bars 1 – 39

Double bass

Dittersdorf Concerto No. 2 in D major (orchestral tuning), 1st mov and cadenza (K.H. Gruber)

Orchestral excerpts

Beethoven Symphony No. 2, mvt. I, bar 38 to downbeat of bar 61 (G#)
Brahms Symphony No. 1, mvt. I., bar 161 (2. volta) – 189
Brahms Symphony No. 2, mvt. IV, bar 1–32