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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000275.txt from 2001/04

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Subj: [kl] President's Own, US Marine Band, Washington, DC
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2001 22:12:02 -0400

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Bb Clarinet audition

Audition: April 23-24

Preliminary Round

A) Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat, Opus 74, 3rd movement
"Polacca" (Weber)
B) Excerpts from the following:

Second Suite in F for Military Band, Opus 28, No. 2
Symphony No. 3 in F, Opus 90, 2nd movement (Brahms)
Waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss/Cailliet)
Lincolnshire Posy (Grainger)
Ballet Music from Faust (Gounod/Tobani)
Overture to Der Freischütz (Weber)
"Riders for the Flag" (Sousa)
Woodland Sketches, Opus 51 (MacDowell/Woodhouse)

Final Round

A) Clarinet Concerto in A, K. 622 (Mozart)—1st movement
B) Excerpts from the preliminary round
C) Sightreading
D) Possible Duets from the following:

Duo III from Three Duos for Clarinet and Bassoon
(Beethoven/trans. G. Langenus)
Fingal's Cave Overture (Mendelssohn/arr. Seredy)
First Suite in E-flat for Military Band, Op. 28, No.
1, 3rd movement (Holst)

For a complete audition information packet and application, please write
to: Operations
Officer, U.S. Marine Band, Marine Barracks, 8th & I Streets, SE,
Washington, DC
20390-5000; send an e-mail message to; or call
(202) 433-5714
between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. eastern time. Please be sure to include
your instrument(s)
and mailing address in all correspondence.

All auditions are held at Marine Barracks, Washington, DC. Applicants
will be placed on
the audition list upon the Marine Band's receipt of a current resume and
applicant factsheet. These items should be received by the Marine Band
before the day of
the audition. The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any
candidate not
meeting the highest professional standards.

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