2023 ILMEA District 7 Orchestra Audition Information

Audition Date
October 4, 2023

Audition Location
Online submission

Required Audition Materials

Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass

Supplemental Excerpts from Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2 Finale can be found at:

Notes on the Supplemental Excerpts:

  • There are 6 excerpts for violin, and 6 excerpts for viola, cello, double bass.
  • Students should make sure to read and follow all notes listed on each page.
  • Please keep in mind that the bowings in these packets are not the official (guest conductor-approved) bowings we will be using at the November District festival. A set of festival parts will be provided for you on the night of auditions.

State-Required Excerpts posted at:

ILMEA Scales (three octaves, two for bass, detache, qtr=120)

  • C,G,D,A,E,F,Bb Major
  • C, G Melodic Minor

    Download scales for ILMEA strings here


Required Excerpts

  • Required Excerpts are required and can be found at the above link

Required Etude

  • Required Etudes can also be found at the above link