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March 24-25-26, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Employment to commence in September, 2014.
Please submit a one-page resume accompanied by a $100 refundable deposit (check made payable to Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) received no later than January 2nd, 2014, to:
Assistant Personnel Manager
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (“Instrument” Audition)
1212 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
All correspondence from the Baltimore Symphony is by e-mail. Please adjust your e-mail settings accordingly. Resumes and audition deposits must be RECEIVED no later than January 2nd, 2014. Only those candidates who conform to the above procedures will be considered. No phone calls, please.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is an equal opportunity employer.
Audition Repertoire List
All first trombone parts unless indicated.
Bach - Cello Suite No. 3, Bourrée I only. Take the first repeat only.
Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 (6/4 passage beginning on high D unison with second trumpet)
Berlioz - Hungarian March (second trombone part)
Brahms - Symphony No. 1*
Brahms - Symphony No. 2*
Bruckner - Symphony No. 8 (fourth movement only)*
Hindemith - Konzertmusik for Strings and Brass (the opening passage)*
Hindemith - Sonata (first movement only)
Hindemith - Symphonic Metamorphosis*
Mahler - Symphony No. 3
Mozart - Requiem (Tuba Mirum)
Ravel - Bolero
Rossini - La Gazza Ladra Overture
Saint-Saëns - Symphony No. 3
Schumann - Symphony No. 3
Sibelius - Symphony No. 7
Strauss - Ein Heldenleben
Stravinsky - Firebird Suite (1919)
Verdi - Overture to Nabucco*
Wagner - Ride of the Valkyries
Possible Sight Reading
*To be included in the Final Round section playing.
All of the passages which will be asked at the audition are contained in the Keith Brown and Wagner/Hausmann excerpt books.
At the auditions, we will provide all music to be performed, but you may use your own music if you wish.
If you are asked to provide a recording, please send a CD of the following pieces in the following order:
David - Concertino, to Letter D (no piano)
Mozart – Requiem (Tuba Mirum) (the first 18 bars)
Berlioz - Hungarian March (second trombone part, 6 bars before  to 4 bars after 
Ravel - Bolero (first trombone solo)
Music may be purchased from: