Midwest Rehearsal

9:00-9:15 Seating

9:15 Midwest Information Meeting (Parents welcome)

9:45-11:45 Rehearsal

  • If Thou Be Near
  • Verdant Meadows
  • Siesta Dream
  • Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair
  • To the Ocean
  • Empress of the Pagodas

11:45-12:15 Ice Breakers

  • Round 1: Name, favorite food, and one interesting fact
  • Round 2: How did you get to where you are with your instrument now in 90 seconds?
  • Round 3: Get in your sections, and ask your second leader questions

12:15-1:00 Lunch

1:00-3:30 Rehearsal (with break)

  • March, from the Moorside Suite by Holst
  • Sinfonia X, Mendelssohn
  • IV. Tema Russo, from the Serenade for Strings by Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky Audition Excerpts (in Google Classroom)

  • Violin 1: 105-144; 216-272; 344-372
  • Violin 2: 53-59; 232-280
  • Viola 1: 108-124; 216-279; 348-359
  • Cello: 55-60; 84-136
  • Bass: 176-231, 372-380

Mendelssohn Audition Excerpts (in Google Classroom)

  • Violin 1: 320-366
  • Violin 2: 320 to the end
  • Viola 1: 41-76, 296-318
  • Viola 2: 108-203, 297-318
  • Cello/Bass: 187-202, 247-257

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