Queen's University


MUSC 162, 262, 362, 462, directed by Gordon Craig


Audition requirements

You may download PDF format files for audition excerpts by clicking on your instrument here: FluteoboeclarinetbassoonsaxophoneFrench horntrumpettrombone, euphonium, tubapercussion, strings. For questions about the excerpts, please contact the appropriate studio instructor. If an excerpt is not provided here, then you are requested to prepare a short piece, unaccompanied. You may also be required to sight-read.

Audition Dates and Times

Strings: Mon, Sept 11, 4:00-6:00pm, Isabel Rehearsal Hall

Woodwinds: Tues, Sept 12, 2:30-4:00pm, Isabel Rehearsal Hall

Brass/Percussion: Wed, Sept 13, 4:00-6:00pm, Isabel Rehearsal Hall

or by individual appointment, call Gordon Craig 613-533-6000 ext. 74212


Mondays 4:00-5:30; Wednesdays 2:30-4:00, Isabel Rehearsal Hall

Other Information

The audition format for Symphony Orchestra includes specific excerpts have been chosen for each instrument. You can find the PDF file of excerpts for your instrument under Audition requirements above.

Please read all the instructions carefully. No exception will be made; you all have to prepare that list. If there is no excerpt for your instrument yet, return to the website regularly for an update. If you have any questions, please contact your applied music instructor. 

*Students participating in this ensemble are financially responsible for the replacement cost of any lost or unreturned music.

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