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Senior Orchestra Info

 

SENIOR ORCHESTRA

Karen Monhardt, Bloomington HS, (309) 828­5201 x6332, d3srorchestra@ilmea.org

Audition Procedures:

http://ilmea.org/divisions/orchestra/senior-level-required-music/

 

1. Scales:

violin/viola/cello students must perform 3 octave scales C,G,D,A,E,F,Bb Major and c, g minor

bass students perform 2 octaves C,G,D,A,E,F,Bb Major and c, g minor

2. Sightreading

3. Excerpt #1: Verdi

La Forza Del Destino: violins have to audition on the excerpts from BOTH violin 1 and 2 (6 excerpts in all).

 

Cello Audition - Verdi (124.3 KB)

Viola Audition - Verdi (117.0 KB)

Bass Audition - Verdi (98.4 KB)

Violin Audition - Verdi (263.3 KB)

Harp:  http://www.ilmea.org/divisions/orchestra/orchestra-audition-procedures/

 

4. Excerpt #2: State Required - Mendelssohn/Berlioz

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B56pjwTXc8tyOThVY0ZRenJmRmM/view

Visit the ILMEA website, click on Divisions, Orchestra, and then Orchestra AuditionProcedures.

http://www.ilmea.org/divisions/orchestra/senior-level-required-music/

 

2016 Festival Information:

Guest Conductor: Krista Halvorson


District Concert Selections:

Verdi: La Forza Del Destino

Saint-Saens "Danse Bacchanale"

 

ILMEA Fees & Expenses
 

Participating School Fees
 
Senior and Junior Levels............................ $35 Per School
 
Elementary Level........................................No Fee
 
 
Audition Fees

Senior Level..............................................$10 Per Student
 
Junior Level...............................................$8 Per Student
 
 
Student Selectee Fees for District Festivals
 
Senior Level...............................................$20 Per Student
 
Junior Level...............................................$20 Per Student
 
Elementary Level.......................................$10 Per Student
 
 
Student Selectee Fees for All State Level Festival (IMEC)
 
Band, Orchestra, Choir, Jazz and FMES.......................$30 Per Student
 
For example, student auditions for a senior ensemble $10, goes to District $20, goes to All State$30. Total for that student: $60.
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