Principal Cello (Tenure-track), Saturday-Sunday, February 2-3, 2019
Runner-up may be offered a Section Cello (Tenure-track) position.
To be considered and receive audition information, please send a résumé detailing education and relevant musical experience to:
New Century Chamber Orchestra, Attn: David Taylor, Director of Artistic Planning; 1668 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
or via email to: email@example.com
Résumés must be received by Friday, January 4th, 2019. Please do not send video or audio material. No phone calls, please.
Please note that any of these works, as well as sight reading, may be asked of any candidate at any time during either round of this audition.
One dance movement (not a prelude) of your choice from the six Bach Suites for Unaccompanied Cello
The entire first or third movement of any standard-repertoire cello concerto
J. Brahms: Sextet No.1 in B flat major:
1st cello part, entire 4th Movement
W.A. Mozart: Symphony No. 40:
1st Movement, from the pickup to measure 115 through measure 138
4th Movement, from measure 49 through 70
4th Movement, from measure 229 through 246
A. Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht:
1st cello part, from measure 294 through measure 344
F. Schubert: String Quintet D.956:
1st cello, entire 1st Movement
P. Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings:
entire 1st Movement
B. Smetana: Bartered Bride Overture:
Cello I : Beginning to Letter A