Chicago Lyric Opera Audition Repertoire

  • Participant
    phyllis-adams on #148937

    Anyone have the list yet? I emailed them but it’s the weekend. I’m sure hundreds of harpists will be descending upon Chicago!!

    Member
    patricia-jaeger on #148938

    Phyllis,

    Page 36 of International Musician magazine, December 2010 issue,

    Member
    patricia-jaeger on #148939

    I went to the web site of Lyric Opera of Chicago and found the correct information there. Go to:

    Orchaud@lyricopera.org

    Participant
    Saul Davis Zlatkovski on #148940

    Opera auditions are tough. I have done a few of them.

    Participant
    phyllis-adams on #148941

    Yes, the position is open and the dates have been corrected. The trick seems to be in getting them to respond to inquiries for specific audition repertoire.

    Member
    harpy harpy2479 on #148942

    PRINCIPAL HARP AUDITION

    REPERTOIRE LIST – SPRING 2011

    SOLO PIECE:

    Mozart Concerto: Mvt I

    or Handel Concerto: Mvt I

    EXCERPTS:

    Berg

    Lulu

    Act I: mm 170 to mm 180

    Act I: mm 365 to mm 389

    Act II: mm 1096 to mm 1116

    Britten

    Billy Budd
    Act I: 4 after Reh 63 to 5 after Reh 66
    Act I: 1 before Reh 111 to Reh 116

    Act II: Reh 50 to 5 after Reh 58

    Act II: Reh 70 to Reh 73

    Act II: Reh 96 to Reh 97

    Act II: Reh 113 to downbeat of Reh 117

    Act II: 1 before Reh 143 to end of opera

    Peter Grimes

    Interlude I

    Act I: Reh 38 to 7 after Reh 39

    Act II: Reh 7 to Reh 9

    Act II: Reh 58 to Reh 59

    Interlude V

    Interlude VI

    Donizetti

    Lucia di Lammermoor Act I: No 2 (version in D Major)

    Puccini

    La bohème

    Act I: Reh 5 to Reh 10

    Act I: Reh 41 to end of act

    Act III: beginning to Reh 2

    Act III: Reh 34 to end of act

    Manon Lescaut

    Act I: Reh 33 to Reh 37

    Act II: 14 before Reh 30 to Reh 31

    Act II: 1 before Reh 33 to 5 after Reh 34

    Strauss

    Salome

    Salome’s Dance: beginning to 4 after small letter k (Harp I)

    Ariadne auf Naxos

    Reh. 274 to downbeat of Reh 284 (Harp I – top line only)

    (revised version, 1916)

    Verdi

    Falstaff

    Entire opera

    La forza del destino

    Overture: Letter G to downbeat of Letter O

    Wagner

    Die Walküre

    Act III: 4 before Reh 97 to end of opera (Harp I only)

    Götterdämmerung

    Act III: Reh 3a to Reh 20

    Act III: Reh 68 to end of opera

    Tristan und Isolde

    Act II: Reh 112 to Reh 119

    Act II: Reh 151 to downbeat of Reh 15

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