Candidates are required to play on a period instrument with tuning A=430
Theresia Youth Baroque Orchestra (TYBO) announces an audition for three classical violin players who will take part in two productions, each one organized as a training period followed by a paid concert, one conducted by Claudio Astronio on 4-10 May 2015, the other conducted by Chiara Banchini on 15-25 August. A maximum of 15 candidates – who must be born after 1 January 1986 – will be admitted, giving precedence to the youngest applicants; a period instrument is expressly required. This is the program of the audition that will take place on 29 January at the Civica Scuola di Musica Claudio Abbado – Fondazione (Via Stilicone, 36, Milano – Italy):
- Two movements at choice and contrasting in character from a sonata by a baroque master (A=430 Hz or A=415 Hz at the choice of the candidate)
- Two movements at choice and contrasting in character from a sonata by a classical master (A=430 Hz)
- W.A. Mozart, Symphony n. 35 in D major K 535 “Haffner”, 1st and 4th movements (A=430 Hz)
- Sight reading
The deadline for applications is 24 January 2015.