UTUO Audition Information

SPRING 2017 AUDITIONS (Updated 12/8)

**Please Note: Spring 2017 openings are for the following instruments: Violin, Cello (the opening is only for the April concert), String Bass & Trumpet. If you do not play one of the listed instruments, we encourage you to audition for UT University Orchestra in Fall 2018!

Audition Date: Sunday, January 14, 4:00-6:00pm

Audition Location: Butler School of Music, MBE 2.118 (Orchestra Rehearsal Room)

Audition Sign-Up Link: CLICK HERE

Wind, String & Harp Audition Requirements:  

  1. Excerpts:  Click Here
  2. Prepared Solo: In addition to the listed excerpts, students should prepare a 2-3 minute solo (or excerpt from a concerto) of choice demonstrating lyrical and technical proficiency. No piano accompaniment.

Percussion Auditions:

Please email universityorchestra@gmail.com to set up an audition.

***Please email Paul and Tamara, the UTUO Conductors, at universityorchestra@gmail.com if you have any questions!***



    All string players — non-music and music majors —  are eligible to audition. Please visit the link above, under Fall 2017 AUDITIONS, for designated audition excerpts and all other pertinent information regarding the upcoming season.
  • WIND/PERCUSSION/HARP (please note: UTUO does not accept auditions for piano):
    • Non-music major wind/percussion/harp players interested in UTUO may sign up for an audition.
    • Music major wind/percussion/harp players must concurrently audition for UT BSoM rotation auditions. Contact the Band Office for further information. After scheduling a rotation audition, applicants can then apply for a separate UTUO audition. Applicants are permitted to perform BSoM rotation audition music selections instead, if desired.
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