1. Scale requirements

Violin - Scales of your choice, three octaves - one major and one minor (melodic)
Viola - Scales of your choice, three octaves - one major and one minor (melodic)
Cello - Scales of your choice, three octaves - one major and one minor (melodic)
Bass - Scales of your choice, two (continuous) octaves - one major and one minor (melodic)
Harp - Scales of your choice, four octaves (hands together) - one major and one minor (melodic)

Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
English Horn
Bb Clarinet
Bass Clarinet
Alto Saxophone
Bassoon
French Horn
Trumpet
Trombone
Bass Trombone
Tuba

2. Orchestral Excerpts

TCSYO selects the musical excerpts from next season's repertoire. Because of this, you should be prepare to play all of the excerpts at your audition. All candidates must prepare the specific excerpt(s) for their instrument. CLICK HERE for the SO Audition Excerpt page.

3. Sight-reading

All candidates will be asked to sight-read from standard orchestral repertoire