Audition Information

Welcome to the Pope High School Orchestra!

Auditions for the upcoming school year will be held on March 30 -31, 2020  will be in a different format than in the past.  We are submitting videos via Google Classroom.  Email instructions were sent showing you how to upload and scales. If you did not receive an email, you must register by clicking the "Audition Link" am completing the form. 


Auditions include scales with arpeggios and an excerpt.  


If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Benton at Corie.benton@cobbk12.org

Incoming students and current 8th graders.

You have two options for being a member of the Pope Orchestras.


1. Audition - You can audition for either the Chamber or Philharmonic Orchestras.  If you choose to audition, then you will need to complete the link below and prepare the student for your specific instrument.

2. No audition - if you choose not to audition, then you will be placed in the Sinfonietta Orchestra, which is a non-auditioned orchestra consisting of students in 10th - 12th grades.  You will perform advanced level music.

Current Orchestra members

If you are interested in auditioning for Chamber or Philharmonic Orchestra, please complete the link below and prepare the etude for your specific instrument.

Registration

Everyone auditioning must register using the link above.  You will receive an email about the format of auditions and how to submit your video.

Chamber Audition Excerpts

Chamber Violin

Chamber Violin

Chamber Violin

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: G Major scale and g melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below .

Chamber Viola

Chamber Violin

Chamber Violin

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: C Major scale and c melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below.

Chamber Cello

Chamber Cello

Chamber Cello

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: C Major scale and c melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below .

Chamber Bass

Chamber Cello

Chamber Cello

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Audition materials: 2 octave scales: E Major scale and g melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below.

Philharmonic Audition Excerpts

Philharmonic Violin

Philharmonic Violin

Philharmonic Violin

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: G Major scale and g melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below.

Philharmonic Viola

Philharmonic Violin

Philharmonic Violin

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: C Major scale and c melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below.

Philharmonic Cello

Philharmonic Cello

Philharmonic Cello

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Audition materials: 3 octave scales: C Major scale and c melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below.

Philharmonic Bass

Philharmonic Cello

Philharmonic Cello

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Audition materials: 2 octave scales: E Major scale and g melodic minor along with the excerpt in the link below