16th Audition training harp 2014
at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, given by Sandrine Chatron
The yearly Audition training for harpists will be given by Sandrine Chatron, solo harpist with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, and will take place from November 1st to November 17th 2014 at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.
The training is free of charge for CvA students and open to everybody else. The fee is €150,- for students and €200,- for professionals. €10,- per day for listeners from outside the conservatory. The winner of the final audition will be invited to play one programme as a substitute with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra during the following season.
|Saturday 1-11||10.00-13.00 - 14.30-17.30h||Tuesday 11-11||10.00-13.00 - 14.30-17.30h|
|Sunday 2-11||10.00-13.00 - 14.30-17.30h||Wednesday 12-22||10.00-13.00 - 14.30-17.30h|
|Monday 17-11||17.00h (open to the public)|
Maximum 8 participants can join the training.
Closing date for application: September 29, 2014.
Applicants from abroad are requested to send a CV or a DVD recording to Sandrine Chatron, or some kind of visual recording (YouTube, Vimeo etc).
The following excerpts are required:
* Ravel - Tzigane Cadenza
* Stravinsky - Symphony in three movements, part 3
* Strauss Salomé’s dance
* Wagner Walküre, Feuerzauber
Alternatively, there will be a pre-selection audition held on October the 3th at 17.00h at the CvA, with the same excerpts.
Programme of the training: 10 excerpts
|2||Britten||The Young person’s Guide to the Orchestra (cadenza + fugue)|
|3||Donizetti||Lucia di Lammermoor|
|4||Ravel||Tzigane cadenza & no. 12|
|5||Strauss||Salomé’s dance (8 bars before Q until Y)|
|6||Strauss||Ein Heldenleben (No1-12, 33-39, 79-89)|
|7||Stravinsky||Symphony in three movements (full part 2, part 3: No 142 to 148 and 172 to the end)|
|9||Verdi||ouverture La forza del destino|
Following pre-selection, candidates will be notified of their selection for the audition training no later than the October 6th, and they will be required to pay the course fees directly to the CvA, no later than October 25th.
Payment of the fee must be made to:
Stichting Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten
Conservatorium van Amsterdam
1070 LP Amsterdam
national payments: IBAN NL75ABNA 0411763822
international payments: IBAN NL75ABNA 0411763822 BIC (Swift) ABNANL2A
please mention ‘harpaudities 2014-2015’