School of Music

University Symphony Orchestra

Audition Information

Want to join the UF Symphony Orchestra?

The UF Symphony Orchestra meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:55 to 3:50 (Periods 7 & 8) and performs music from the symphonic repertoire in addition to full ballet, musical, and opera productions. The orchestra also tours regularly throughout the state of Florida.

String Auditions for Fall 2019:
Monday, August 19 in rooms 125 & 127 of the Music Building
THERE WILL BE NO MAKE-UP AUDITIONS FOR RETURNING LATE TO CAMPUS

Cello: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Viola: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Violin: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Bass: 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm

To schedule an audition on violin, viola, cello or bass please sign up on the schedule outside room 121 of the music building. Sign up sheet will be available Friday, August 16, 2019. 

All students must download, print, and bring the copies linked below to their audition. 
The use of tablets, e-readers, etc, will not be permitted.

Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion: please contact the School of Music studio teacher for the instrument on which you wish to audition.

FileSizeType
Violins - 3 excerpts from Shostakovich Symphony No. 1106 kBpdf
Violas - 3 excerpts from Shostakovich Symphony No. 1 and 3 excerpts from Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 1193 kBpdf
Violoncellos - 5 excerpts from Shostakovich Symphony No. 1167 kBpdf
String Basses - 3 excerpts from Shostakovich Symphony No. 1 and 1 excerpt from Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 198 kBpdf

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