Mock Audition

PASIC 2018 Mock Audition

Presented each year at PASIC, the Mock Audition is a valuable opportunity to learn from renowned symphonic percussionists from around the world!

Thursday, November 15, 2018
2:00PM Room 205

5 finalists will be selected to perform live at PASIC in Indianapolis, IN. Participants will receive direct written and oral feedback from the panelists. The Grand Prize will be awarded to the winner, with additional prizes distributed to 2nd-5th place finishers.

Grand Prize

Pearl 13×2.5” Philharmonic Pancake Snare Drum

2018 Mock Audition Required Repertoire

Timpani:

1. Beethoven: Symphony No. 1: (Minuet-Excerpts)

2. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4: (4 bars before T to V)

3. Richard Straus: Burleske: (Beginning to measure 20)

4. Beethoven: Symphony No. 9: (Coda from Mvt. 1 to end – MM. 513 to end)

5. Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphous: (Mvt 2, Turandot-S to the end)

6. Schuman: New England Triptych: (Beginning to measure 13)

Snare Drum:

1. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10: (Mvt. II: #98 to the end)

2. Prokofiev: Lt. Kije: Mvt. I (1 to 2)

3. Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol: Mvt .4 (Cadenza to 10 measures after after L)

4. Schuman: Symphony No. 3: (Beginning of the excerpt to measure 168)

5. Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade:
Mvt. 3: D to E; 5 after F for 4 measures
Mvt. 4: 4 measures before N for 19 measures; P to R; T for 16 measures

Keyboard:

1. Gershwin: Porgy & Bess Overture: (Opening)

2. Kabelevsky: Colas Breugnon Overture: (Reh. Nos. 9-12, & 1 bef. 36-37)

3. Messiaen: Exotic Birds: (Reh. No. 6 to 7)

4. Copland: Appalachian Spring: (5 after 48 to 4 after 49)

5. Dukas: Sorcerer’s Apprentice: (2 after 17-4 after19; 22-24)

6. Respighi: Pines of Rome: (Beg. to 15 bef. 3; (8 after 7 to the end)

7. Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: (Meas. 108 to Meas. 140)

Tambourine:

1. Dvorak: Carnival Overture: (Beginning to C; Q-to 7 after R; T to the End)

2018 Mock Audition Judges

John Kilkenny, George Mason University

John Kinzie, Colorado Symphony

Jerry Noble, Dayton Philharmonic

Keith Aleo, Interlochen Center for the Arts

Don Liuzzi, The Philadelphia Orchestra

Frank Epstein, Boston Symphony Orchestra

2016 Mock Audition Participants

Mock Audition Application Process

2018 Application:

To apply for the PASIC 2018 Mock Audition, *candidates must submit a resume to intern@pas.org by October 12, 2018.

*All participants must be pre-registered for PASIC.

2018 Performance Schedule:

2018 Mock Audition to take place on Thursday, November 15 at 2PM EST in Room 205 at the Indiana Convention Center. Participants should make themselves available for the entirety of the Mock Audition session.

2:00 – 3:30 PM: Round 1
3:30 – 4:00 PM: Small break
4:00 – 5:00 PM: Final round (open to attendees)

Please call the PAS offices at (317) 974-4488 if you have any questions on the application process.

Thank You 2018 Mock Audition Prize Sponsors!