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Senior Orchestra Information

 Illinois Music Education Association District 2 and District 8
Orchestra Festival
November 19, 2016
Dekalb High School, Dekalb, IL 

Senior Orchestra Information: Open to students in grades 9, 10, 11 and 12

    State Mendelssohn/Berlioz Excerpts for 2016 found at http://ilmea.org/divisions/orchestra/senior-level-required-music/

 

**All violins will audition on the same excerpts**(Contact Rosemary Ardner or Sheila Felder for copies of the excerpts)

Violas, Cellos & Basses will also have specific excerpts indicated from Symphony 4 – Finale by Tschaikowsky. **(Contact Rosemary Ardner or Sheila Felder for copies of the excerpts)

 

·        Scales:

C, G, D, A, E, F, and Bb Major - c and g melodic minor

Violin-Viola-Cello: Three Octaves
String Bass: Two Octaves

Quarter Note = 120

Detached Bowing

Sightreading

 

Senior Harp:

Etude:

Moderato (# 40) -- Universal Method for the Harp (Boscha-Oberthuer),  Carl Fischer

Quarter Note = 80

Excerpt:

Nutcracker Suite No. 1 (Peter Ilyich Tschaikovsky)

Waltz of the Flowers - Cadenza (Measures 1-32)

Kalmus #A2173 - Luck's #06897

 

Questions:

Sheila Felder, District 8 Orch, Rep. – tsfelder@comcast.net or sheila.felder@d428.org

District 2 Orchestra Representative – Rosemary Ardner - rosemaryardner@gmail.com

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