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Academy repertoire 2021

Information about repertoire for the application to candidates who wish to join the orchestra in this year's summer academy, Opera by the fjord // 18 - 21 August:

For you who wish to apply for a position in the ORCHESTRA in this years Summer Academy "Opera ved fjorden" (Opera by the fjord) 18 - 21 August 2021:

You are welcome to send your application (due date: 14 June for instrumentalists, but one week earlier for the singers) with your CV and video links with the recordings of 1 solo piece of your choice, plus 1-2 pieces from our orchestra excerpt list below. Please note the specified information for each instrument:

For STRINGS

Violin (fiolin):
1) Nr 11 (Aria) from Don Giovanni by Mozart
2) from the Overture from Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) by Mozart
3) from act 3 from Tosca by Puccini
4) from act 3 from Madama Butterfly by Puccini
5) from Salome by R. Strauss

PDF for fiolin

Viola (bratsj):
1) and 2) Two different excerpts from act 1 from Madama Butterfly by Puccini
3) from the Overture from Die Zauberflöte by Mozart
4) from act 1, 3rd scene from Siegfried by Wagner
5) from act 1 from La bohème by Puccini

PDF for bratsj

Cello:
1) Pas de deux (No. 14) from The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky
2) from the Overture from Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) by Mozart
3) from Götterdämmerung by Wagner
4) from act 3 from Tosca by Puccini
5) fra act 1 from Tristan und Isolde by Wagner

PDF for cello

Double bass (Kontrabass):
1) from act 4 from Otello by Verdi (the whole page)
2) from the start of act 1 to figure 2, from Die Walküre (The Valkyrie) by Wagner
3) bar 1-58, 85-95 and 156-164 from the Overture from Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) by Mozart

PDF for kontrabass

For WOODWIND (TREBLÅS):

A solo piece of your own choice, but a good recommendation would be a Mozart Concerto for your instrument. (Exposition and development are sufficient parts, you do not need to play the whole piece.) And 1-2 orchestra excerpts from these PDFs:

Flute (fløyte) (two different PDFs):
1) from Leonore Overture No. 3 by Beethoven
2) Scherzo from Ein Sommernachtstraum by Mendelssohn
3) from act 3 from Carmen by Bizet
4) Gilda's aria (No. 6) from Rigoletto by Verdi

PDF for fløyte

5) from act 1, No. 8 from Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) by Mozart

PDF 2 for fløyte (Tryllefløyten)

Clarinet (klarinett):
1) from Scherzo from Ein Sommernachtstraum by Mendelssohn
2) from the Overture to The Bartered Bride by Smetana
3) from act 2, scene 6 from La traviata by Verdi
4) from act 3 from Tosca by Puccini
5) from Sesto's aria "Parto, parto" from La clemenza di Tito by Mozart

PDF for klarinett

Bassoon (fagott)(three different PDFs):
1) from the Overture to Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) by Mozart
2) from a) the Overture to, and b) solo from The Barber of Seville by Rossini
3) from Entr'acte from Carmen by Bizet
4) from "Una furtiva lagrima" from The Elixir of Love by Donizetti
5) from the Overture to Tannhäuser by Wagner

PDF for fagott

6) from the 2nd movement from Symphony No. 4 by Tchaikovsky

PDF 2 for fagott (Symf. 4 Tsjaikovskij)

7) Romanza from L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love) by Donizetti

PDF 3 for fagott (Romanza fra Elskovsdrikken)

For BRASS (MESSING):

Horn:
The 1st movement from one of Mozart's Horn Concertos.
And Preludio from act 2 (1st horn) from Don Carlo by Verdi (see PDF):

PDF for horn

Trumpet (trompet):

A solo piece of your own choice.
And No. 5 from act 2 from Don Pasquale by Donizetti (see PDF):

PDF for trompet (Don Pasquale)


Updated 9th of June 2021 (Info and PDF for Double bass)

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