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LSWO Audition Items to Consider
Open active spots for the 2013-2014 Season
Oboe/English Horn double
LSWO AUDITION PROCESS
Review our mission and vision statements and our guiding principles. Requesting an audition represents your acceptance of the aforementioned.
The Lone Star Wind Orchestra audition process consists of two rounds.
Complete and submit the short LSWO Audition Online Application Form. (Note: Our audition process does not official begin until May. If you submit your application before May, your application will be accepted. However, you will not receive an official response from us until mid-May.)
First Round audition materials deadline is Friday, June 28, 2013.
Upon passing round one, you will be given an audition date and time. Each audition will last 10 minutes. Prepare 4 to 5 minutes of music to play at the audition. Contrasting excerpts from solo or orchestral literature are recommended: a fast and technically demanding excerpt and a slow and lyrical excerpt. Please provide two additional copies of your prepared excerpts for the judges to view during the audition. Do not select repertoire you have not thoroughly prepared. In addition, you may be asked to sight-read several passages and participate in a question and answer session.
Please, be on time for your appointment. A room will be provided for you to warm-up before your audition.
Final Round auditions are set for [To be determined; usually a Sunday in early-September].
Acceptance and placement list:
You will be notified via E-mail of the results of your audition.