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    November Orchestra Auditions



    Orchestra Auditions will be held on November 23 and 24, 2020.

    When: Monday, Nov. 23 and Tuesday, Nov. 24 | late afternoon/evenings
    Where: Virtual auditions conducted via Zoom; links to the Zoom session will be sent to students the day before their audition appointment.

    If there are no available audition spots or you are a community player who does not have a Google calendar, please email Dr. Peter Askim at paaskim@ncsu.eduWhen signing up for an audition please include in the description what instrument you will be auditioning on.

    Sign up for an audition appointment
    Audition requirements:

    *Prepare a solo or orchestral excerpts of your choice – generally about 5 minutes or less of music. Solos could be pieces studied in private lessons, an all-state solo, or standard repertoire for your instrument. The piece or excerpt should show your playing at its best. No accompaniment is needed.

    *Scales – Two scales of your choice, three octaves if possible. String players should play one scale with spiccato bowing.

    If you would like more information, please contact Dr. Peter Askim at