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Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions - Violoncello

Excerpts from the Operatic and Concert Repertoire

By Various

Cello (Cello)
Excerpts from the Operatic and Concert Repertoire. Composed by Various. Edited by Rolf Becker and Rudolf Mandalka. Arranged by Rolf Becker and Rudolf Mandalka. Sheet music. Edition Schott. Collection, Classical. Softcover. 64 pages. Schott Music #ED7853. Published by Schott Music (HL.49007579).

Item Number: HL.49007579

9x12 inches. Ed. Becker/Mandalka.

Contents: Ensemble Selections: Symphony No. 5, Op. 67, 2nd movement (Beethoven) • Symphony No. 8, Op. 93, 3rd movement (Beethoven) • Symphony No. 9, Op. 125, 4th movement (Beethoven) • Coriolan Overture, Op. 62 (Beethoven) • Egmont Overture, Op. 84 (Beethoven) • Carmen, 1st Act Finale (Bizet) • Symphony No. 2, Op. 73, 1st Movement (Brahms) • Symphony No. 7, 1st movement (Bruckner) • Symphony ″Mathis der Mahler″, 3rd movement (Hindemith) • Sinfonische Metamorphosen nach Weber, 2nd movement (Hindemith) • Symphony No. 4, 1st movement (Mahler) • Marraige of Figaro Overture (Mozart) • Die verkaufte Braut Overture (Smetana) • Don Juan, Op. 20 (Strauss) • Symphony in C, 1st movement (Stravinsky) • Eugen Onegin, 1st Act No. 8 (Tchaikovsky) • Symphony No. 4, Op. 36, 1st and 2nd movements (Tchaikovsky) • Symphony No. 6, Op. 74, 2nd and 3rd movements (Tchaikovsky) • Rigoletto, 1st Act, No. 2 (Verdi) • La Traviata, 1st Act No. 2, 2nd Act No. 4 (Verdi) • Die Macht des Schiksals Overture (Verdi) • Aida, 3rd and 4th Acts (Verdi) • Missa da Requiem: Offertorium (Verdi) • Tannhäser: Overture, 2nd Act 4th Scene, 3rd Act Introduction and 1st Scene (Wagner) • Lohengrin, 3rd Act, 3rd Scene (Wagner) • Das Rheingold, 1st and 2nd Scenes (Wagner) • Die Walküre, 2nd Act, 4th Scene (Wagner) • Tritan und Isolde: 1st Act Introduction and 2nd Act, 2nd Scene (Wagner) • Solo Selections: Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op. 43, No. 5 (Beethoven) • Concerto No. 2 for Piano and Orchesrta, Op. 83, 3rd movement (Brahms) • Hänsel and Gretel, 3rd Act, 3rd Scene (Humperdinck) • Zar and Zimmermann, 3rd Act (Lortz) • Die Entführun aus dem Serail, 2nd Act, Aria No. 11 (Mozart) • Don Giovanni, 1st Act, Aria No. 12 (Mozart) • Tosca, 3rd Act (Puccini) • William Tell Overture (Rossini) • Ariadne auf Naxos, Aria der Zerbinetta (Strauss) • Die Frau ohne Schatten, 2nd Act, 2nd Scene (Strauss) • Der Bürger als Edelmann, Op. 60, No. 11 (Strauss) • Dichter and Bauer Overture (Suppé) • Swan Lake, 2nd Act, No. 13 (Tchaikovsky) • Eugen Onegin, 1st Act, No. 10 (Tchaikovsky) • Dornröschen, No. 15 (Tchaikovsky) • Rigoletto, 2nd Act, No. 9 (Verdi) • Don Carlos, 3rd Act, No. 10 (Verdi) • Die Macht des Schiksals, 1st Act, No. 2 (Verdi) • Othello, 1st Act (Verdi) • Die Walküre, 1st Act, 1st Scene (Wagner) • Aufforderung zum Tanz (Weber) • Der Freischütz, 3rd Act, No. 12 (Weber).

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  • 5

    T Masi
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  • October 24, 2015 Great Text for University and Professionals

    Excellent text for University students and professionals. The excerpts are modified to include spots in the same movement which are often asked for in auditions. Excerpts are grouped by composer.

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