Orchestral Repertoire Coaching Classes


Some room assignments have changed since the previous semester, so please make sure you note the room number carefully!

Winds/Brass/Percussion Readings
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD


VIOLIN

Monday, September 15, 3-6pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, September 17, 1-5pm. Private lessons with Mr. Dicterow.
Wednesday, September 24, 4-5:50pm in Room 420. Nancy Wu.                                   Mozart Marriage of Figaro excerpts
Monday, October 6, 3-6pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, October 8, 1-5pm. Private lessons with Mr. Dicterow.
Wednesday, October 15, 4-5:50pm in room 420. Kuan Cheng Lu.                                (All first violin parts) Brahms Symphony No. 4 (m. 88-101), 2nd mvt, Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, 1st mvt (reh no 9-12), Mahler Symphony No. 1, 4th mvt (reh no. 16-19), Mahler Symphony No. 9, 1st mvt (m. 223-242), Don Juan (first page)
Wednesday, October 29, 4-5:50pm in Room 420. Kuan Cheng Lu.                               (All first violin parts) Schumann Symphony No. 2, Scherzo, Beethoven Symphony No. 1, 4th mvt (beginning to m. 78), Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4, 1st mvt (beginning to m. 110), Brahms Symphony No. 1, 1st mvt
Wednesday, November 5, 4-5:50pm in room 420. Lisa Kim                                         Mozart Symphony No. 38, last movement, Copland Appalachian Spring (1st violin)- All
Monday, November 10, 3-6pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, November 19, 4-5:50pm in Room 420. Lisa Kim.                                       Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Wednesday, December 10, 4-5:50pm in Room 420. Nancy Wu.                                    Rep TBD

 

VIOLA

Wednesday, September 17, 4-5:50pm in room 614. Karen Dreyfus.  Bartok Concerto for Orchestra, Mozart Symphony No. 40, Copland "Appalachian Spring," Vaughn Williams Fantasia on a Theme from "Thomas Tallis," Mendelssohn "Midsummer Nights Dream"
Wednesday, October 8,4-5:50pm in room 614. Karen Dreyfus.   Beethoven Symphony No. 3, Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, Brahms "Haydn" Variations, Strauss Don Juan
Wednesday, October 15, 4-5:50pm in room 614. Irene Breslaw.        Bruckner Symphony No. 4, Brahms Symphony No. 4, Glinka Russlan and Ludmilla
Wednesday, November 12,4-5:50pm in room 614. Karen Dreyfus. Brahms Symphony No. 2, Ravel "Daphnis and Chloe," Berlioz Roman Carnival, Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, November 19, 4-5:50pm in room 614. Irene Breslaw.   Mozart Symphony No. 35 and Marriage of Figaro and Brahms Symphony No. 1
Wednesday, December 3, 4-5:50pm in room 614. Irene Breslaw.     Strauss Ein Heldenleben, Beethoven Symphony No. 7, Prokofiev Symphony No. 5


CELLO 
Please see Mr. Stepansky directly for scheduling.

 

BASS Three more classes to be scheduled
Wednesday, September 10, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien
Wednesday, October 22, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien
Wednesday, December 10, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien


FLUTE
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Tuesday, October 28, 2-3:50pm in room 516. Renee Siebert.
Tuesday, November 4, 2-3:50pm in room 516. Renee Siebert.
Tuesday, November 11, 2-3:50pm in room 516. Renee Siebert.
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, December 2, 2-3:50pm in room 516. Renee Siebert.
Friday, December 5, 4-5:50pm in room 612. Stephanie Mortimore.      Piccolo Class.
Friday, December 12, 9:30am-11:20am in room 612. Stephanie Mortimore.      Piccolo Class.

 

OBOE
Tuesday, October 7, 2-4pm in room 507. Rob Botti                                               Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition, Mahler Symphony No. 1
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Tuesday, October 28, 2-4pm in room 507. Rob Botti                                             Bartok Concerto for Orchestra, Ravel Daphnis and Chloe 2nd Suite

Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Friday, November 21, 3-5pm in Miller Recital Hall. Randall Ellis                             Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique, Prokofiev Classical Symphony
Tuesday, December 2, 2-4pm in room 507. Rob Botti                                           Dvorak Symphony No. 7 & 9
Tuesday, December 9, 2-4pm in room 507. Randall Ellis.                                   Brahms Haydn Variations, Brahms Symphony No. 2
Tuesday, December 16, 2-4pm in room 507. Randall Ellis.      
                           Beethoven Symphony No. 3 & 9


CLARINET
Tuesday, September 9, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Mark Nuccio                                     Mozart Clarinet Concerto (entire)
Tuesday, October 7, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Anthony McGill                                     Excerpts of your choice
Tuesday, October 14, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Mark Nuccio                                       Princeton Symphony Audition List
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Tuesday, October 28, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Mark Nuccio                                        Princeton Symphony Audition Mock Audition
Tuesday, November 18, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Anthony McGill                               A list of excerpts of your choice  
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).   Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, December 2, 2-3:50pm, Myers Recording Studio (3rd floor). Anthony McGill

BASSOON
Tuesday, October 14, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Roger Nye                                        1st Bassoon: Mozart Jupiter last movement, Beeth 4 mvmt 2, Tchaikovsky 4 mvmt 2, Stravinsky Pulcinella Gavotte and vars., Tchaikovsky 6 mvmt 1. 2nd bassoon: Bartok Cto for orch. Mvmt 2, Brahms vln cto, Dukas Sorc. Apprentice, Ravel Rhapsodie Espagnole. Stravinsky Octet, Tchaikovsky 6, 3rd mvmt, Wagner Tannhauser opening
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Tuesday, October 21, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Kim Laskowski
Tuesday, November 4, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Judy Leclair                                                       Brahms Symphony No. 3, Brahms Piano Concerto 1 (2nd mvt), Sibelius Symphony No. 2 (2nd mvt), Don Quixote and Rhapsodie Espagnol

Tuesday, November 18, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Roger Nye                                                      Indianapolis Second Bassoon List
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor). Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, December 9, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Judy Leclair
Tuesday, December 16, 2-3:50pm. Room 512. Kim Laskowski

 

HORN
Wednesday, September 17, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor). Al Spanjer.                                 Mahler Symphony No. 4
Wednesday, September 24, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor).Al Spanjer.                                 Strauss Don Quixote (6 horns)
Wednesday, October 1, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor).Javier Gandara.                             Strauss Don Juan & Til Eulenspiegel
Wednesday, October 8, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor).Al Spanjer.                                         Prokofiev Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Wednesday, October 22, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor). Javier Gandara.                              Strauss Ein Heldenleben (8 horns)
Wednesday, November 12, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor). Javier Gandara.                          Sibelius Symphonies No. 2 & 5
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, December 3, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor). Javier Gandara.                            Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 (4 horns) & Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 (2 horns)
Wednesday, December 10, 4-5:50pm. Pforzheimer Hall (7th floor). Al Spanjer.                                   Mahler Symphony No. 9

 

TRUMPET
Wednesday, September 17, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                 Mahler Symphony No. 1
Wednesday, September 24, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                 Wagner Tannhauser Overture, Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition
Wednesday, October 1, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                        Stravinsky Rite of Spring
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Wednesday, October 22, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                       Rotary Class: Beethoven Symphony No. 9, Brahms Symphony No. 2
Wednesday, October 29, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                       Mahler Symphony No. 3
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).   Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, December 3, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                     Stravinsky Petrushka (1947)
Wednesday, December 10 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                    Bruckner 7 Masur Seminar Sectional
Wednesday, December 17, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Tom Smith.                                   Piccolo Class, Bach Christmas Oratorio



LOW BRASS 
Wednesday, October 1, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson.                          Schubert Symphonies No. 8 & 9
Wednesday, October 8, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson.                          Hindemith Concert Music for Strings and Brass
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Wednesday, October 22, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. Steve Norrell.                                Franck Symphony in D minor and Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, November 12, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson.                     Elgar Enigma Variations, Rossini La Gazza Ladra
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).   Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, December 3, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. Steve Norrell.                              Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci
Wednesday, December 10, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson.                       Bernstein West Side Story


PERCUSSION
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture

Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor).   Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD

HARP 
Please see Susan Jolles directly for rep class scheduling.
Wednesday, October 15, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Jeff Grogan, Conductor. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel and Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
Wednesday, November 19, 5-6:50pm. Carla Bossi Comelli Studio (7th floor). Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD  (If rep requires harp)