Each year, the Cascade Symphony Orchestra will select a young musician to perform as soloist with the orchestra at its annual February Children’s Concert.
For details about the audition and selection process please download an application form:
Deadline: All materials must be postmarked by November 1, 2018.
RISING STAR REPERTOIRE for 2018-19:
To audition, applicants must submit a CD of their performance – uncut, unedited, and unaccompanied – of the piece designated for their instrument. The winner of the competition will perform the same piece with Cascade Symphony at the Children’s Concert on February 9, 2019.
PIANO: Mozart Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 453 – 1stmovement
VIOLIN: Mozart Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216 – 1st movement and cadenza
VIOLA: JC Bach/Casadeseus, Concerto in C minor – 1st movement
CELLO: Haydn Cello Concerto in C major – Hob. VIIb:1 – 1st movement
BASS: Dragonetti Concerto – 1stmovement
FLUTE: Mozart – Concerto No. 1 in G, K. 313 – 1st movement
OBOE: Mozart, Concerto in C, K. 314 – 1stmovement
CLARINET: Carl Maria von Weber, Concerto No.1, Op. 73 – 3rd movement
BASSOON: Mozart, Concerto in B flat major, K. 191 – 1st movement
FRENCH HORN: Mozart, Horn Concerto No. 3, K. 447 – 1st movement
TRUMPET: Haydn, Concerto in E flat – 2ndand 3rd movements together
TROMBONE/ TUBA/ EUPHONIUM: David, Concertino – 1st movement
PERCUSSION: Kreisler, Tambourin Chinois
HARP: Handel, Concerto in B flat – 1stmovement