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Audition Information

Audition Schedule

Day Date Event Time
Mon 12/11 Strings 9.30am – 4.30pm
Tue 13/11 Strings 9.30am – 4.30pm
 
Thu 15/11 Brass 10am – 3pm
Fri 16/11 Brass 10am – 3pm
Fri 16/11 Percussion 10am – 2.30pm
 
Mon 19/11 Woodwind 9.30am – 4.30pm
Tue 20/11 Woodwind 10am – 4.30pm
Wed 21/11 Strings 9.30am – 4.30pm
Thu 22/11 Woodwind 9am – 1pm

 

Where do the auditions take place?

All string, woodwind and brass auditions will take place at;

  • Room R530
  • Royal College Building
  • 204 George Street
  • University of Strathclyde
  • Glasgow
  • G1 1XW

The entrance is at 204 George Street. For Rm 530, take one of the lifts at the top of the main staircase to level 5 then turn left on exiting the lift.  Following the signs for R530, turn left at the end of the corridor and Room 530 will be on your left hand side a few yards further on.

A map is available at; www.strath.ac.uk/maps/?building=royalcollegebuilding

All percussion auditions will take place at the Carlibar Campus, Carlibar Road, Barrhead G78 1BD.

Audition requirements

Strings, Woodwind & Brass

You will be required to play a single piece (approximately 3 – 5 minutes) and undertake a simple sight-reading test. All auditions are unaccompanied. In choosing your music, please select something that best demonstrates your ability.

Percussion

You will be required to play a short piece on tuned percussion, a 2nd piece on either snare drum or timpani and undertake a short sight-reading test on your preferred choice of percussion instrument.  All auditions are unaccompanied. In choosing your music, please select something that best demonstrates your ability.

If you are unable to attend at the allocated time

If you are unable to attend your audition, please contact us immediately by email to info@wsso.org.uk .

We will attempt to accommodate requests for a change of time or day but this may not always be possible. Please look at the schedule above for dates & information.