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Second Trumpet Audition

The Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the following vacancy for the 2019-2020 season: Second Trumpet

Auditions will take place beginning at 6:30 pm on Friday, April 26, 2019 at MUN School of Music. Room assignment TBA. Candidates are asked to prepare the following orchestral excerpts. PDF copies of these excerpts are available here.

i) Promenade – Pictures at an Exhibition – Mussorgsky/Ravel (1st trumpet)
ii) Piano concerto – Ravel (1st trumpet)
iii) Pines of Rome – Respighi (offstage solo)
iv) Opening Fanfare – Symphony No. 4 – Tchaikovsky (1st trumpet)
v) 3rd movement – Symphony No. 4 – Tchaikovsky (2nd trumpet)
vi) Prelude – Carmen – Bizet (1st trumpet)

Candidates are also asked to prepare a solo piece of your choice. In addition, there will be some sight reading provided at the audition.

Interested candidates should email Dominic Greene, Personnel Manager, (dg@nsomusic.ca) to reserve an audition time. This should be done no later than Monday, April 22, 2019.