University Symphony Orchestra Audition Information

Fall 2022 Orchestra Auditions: August 24, 2022

The main criteria for evaluating your performance are good intonation, good rhythm, good tone, phrasing, dynamics and expression. Playing fast is not important; avoid playing faster than necessary.  


Ensemble Audition Requirements:

►Solo: Each musician must be prepared to play a solo of their choice and the specified excerpts. Your solo should be approximately 3-5 minutes.

►Prepared Excerpts: Each instrumentalist should prepare the specified excerpts in the packet by clicking on the link for your instrument below. Each part should indicate where to start and stop for each excerpt. 

All Brass, Timpani, and Percussion - Please send Prof. Markou a note expressing your interest in participating via email: