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, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

VIOLIN

Tuesday, January 14, 2-4:30pm in Miller Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Monday, January 27, 1-3:30pm in Miller Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, February 12, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Kuan Cheng Lu. First violin parts: Brahms Symphony No. 4 (3rd & 4th mvts), Schubert Symphony no. 2 (1st mvt), Prokofiev Symphony No. 1 (1st mvt), Brahms Haydn Variations (Variations 1, 2, 5, 6), Don Juan, 4 individual excerpts
Wednesday, February 19, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Nancy Wu. Mock audition on Met Opera Audition (from music given out last semester) rep #3.  Bizet: Carmen -- Act 1, No. 2, #5.  Mozart:  Le Nozze di Figaro -- Act 1, No. 5 Duettino, #10.  Strauss:  Der Rosenkavalier -- Act II, #11.  Tchaikovsky:  Eugene Onegin -- Act III, Polonaise, #13.  Verdi:  Un Ballo in Maschera -- Prelude, #16.  Wagner:  Lohengrin -- Act II, scene 4, #18.  Wagner:  Siegfried -- Act III, scene 3. (rescheduled from February 5)
Monday, February 24, 3-5:30pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, February 26, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Lisa Kim. Mahler Symphony No. 9 (2nd violin)- 1st mvt: #9-13, 2nd mvt: 23 bars after #23 to #25, 4th mvt: first page, Brahms Haydn Variations (1st violin)- Variations 1, 5, 6 (Rescheduled from January 22)
Wednesday, March 19, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Kuan Cheng Lu. First violin parts: Brahms Symphony No. 4 (3rd & 4th mvts), Schubert Symphony No. 2 (first 2 pages), Stravinsky Rite of Spring (#72-79, #103-128, #142-end), individual excerpts
Monday, March 24, 3-5:30pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, March 26, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Nancy Wu. Met Audition Rep List- #4, 5, 14 and optional #15, 11 and 10.
Tuesday, April 8, 1-3:30pm in Ades Performance Space. Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, April 9, 4-5:50pm in room 322. Lisa Kim. Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance
Tuesday, April 29, 2-4:30pm in Miller Recital Hall (room change). Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow


VIOLA

Wednesday, January 15, 4-5:50pm in room 510. Irene Breslaw. Hindemith Symphonic Metamorphosis, Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2
Friday, February 14, 4-5:50pm in room 318. Karen Dreyfus. Strauss Ein Heldenleben, Beethoven Symphony No. 9, Beethoven Symphony No. 5 (rescheduled from February 5)
Wednesday, February 19, 4-5:50pm in room 510. Karen Dreyfus. Brahms Symphony No. 4, Enesco Romanian Rhapsody, Kodaly Hary Janos Suite
Wednesday, March 19, 4-5:50pm in room 510. Karen Dreyfus. Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 (Italian), Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 (Scottish), Brahms Symphony No. 2
Wednesday, March 26, 4-5:50pm in room 510. Irene Breslaw. Wagner Tannhauser Overture, Stravinsky Firebird, Stravinsky Petrouchka
Wednesday, April 9, 4-5:50pm in room 510. Irene Breslaw. Strauss Til Eulenspiegel, Ravel La Valse, Debussy La Mer
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

CELLO

Five classes to be scheduled.
Friday, January 31, 3:30-5:20pm in Myers Recording Studio with Guest MSM Alum Lin Zhu
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

BASS Three classes still to be scheduled

Wednesday, February 26, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien.
Wednesday, March 26, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien.
Wednesday, April 9, 5-6:50pm in Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien. 
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance



FLUTE 

Tuesday, January 21, 2:45-3:50pm in room 515. Stephanie Mortimore. (makeup from Fall semester) Piccolo class
Tuesday, January 28, 2:45-3:50pm in room 515. Stephanie Mortimore. Piccolo class
Tuesday, February 4, 2-3:50pm in room 515. Renee Siebert.
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Thursday, February 27, 2-3:50pm, Mikowsky Recital Hall. Renee Siebert.
Tuesday, March 25, 2-3:50pm in room 515. Stephanie Mortimore. Piccolo class
Tuesday, April 1, 2-3:30pm in room 515. Stephanie Mortimore. Piccolo class (to make up time from earlier in this semester)
Tuesday, April 8, 2-3:50pm in room 515. Renee Siebert.
Tuesday, April 15, 2-3:50pm in room 515. Renee Siebert.
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

 

OBOE 

Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Tuesday, March 18, 2-3:50pm in room 510. Rob Botti. Berlioz Symphony Fantastique and Benvenuto Cellini Overture
Thursday, March 20, 2-3:50pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Randall Ellis. Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, Schubert Symphony No. 5
Tuesday, March 25, 2-3:50pm in room 510. Rob Botti. Ravel Daphnis and Chloe (2nd suite), Mussorgsky-Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition
Thursday, April 3, 2-3:50pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Randall Ellis. Bach Orchestral Suite #1 and Schubert Symphony No. 9 
Friday, April 4, 2-3:50pm in room 509. Rob Botti. Dvorak Symphony No. 7 & 8  (Rescheduled from January 14) CANCELED
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance
Thursday, April 24, 3-5pm in room 513. Randall Ellis. Schumann Symphony No. 2 and Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466


CLARINET 
Tuesday, January 14, 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). Nuccio. Clarinet 1 parts: Shostakovich Symphony No. 9, Rimsky Korsakov Scheherazade 
Tuesday, January 21, 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). McGill. Mozart Clarinet Concerto and Debussy Rhapsody
Thursday, January 30, 2-3:50pm in Mikowsky Recital Hall. Nuccio. Debussy Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (clarinet 1 only), Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique (clarinet 1 for mvts 1-4 and clarinet 2 for mvt 5 (C clarinet part))
Tuesday, February 11, 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). McGill. Rep TBD
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Tuesday, March 25, 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). Nuccio. E-flat repertoire: Ravel Bolero, Strauss Til Eulenspiegel, Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique
Tuesday, April 1, 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). McGill. Excerpts of your choice (rescheduled from February 11)
Tuesday, April 8 2-3:50pm in Myers Recording Studio (room 240). McGill.  Excerpts of your choice 
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance


BASSOON 
Tuesday, January 14, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Roger Nye.Spring 2014 audition repertoire
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Tuesday, February 25, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Kim Laskowski. Verdi Requiem, Strauss Don Quixote, Til Eulenspiegel
Tuesday, March 18, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Kim Laskowski. Rep TBD
Tuesday, March 25, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Roger Nye. All second bassoon parts: Bartok Con. For orchestra entire piece; Brahms 2, 3, entire; Brahms violin cto 2nd mvmt; Beeth. 4 2nd mvmt; Bach B minor mass Quoniam; Britten Young persons guide- bassoon var & fugue; Dvorak sym no. 8, last mvmt; Gershwin piano Cto in F, 2nd mvmt; Ravel Rhapsodie Espagnole entire; Ravel piano Cto entire; Smetana Bartered Bride ovt; Stravinsky Symphony in 3 mvmts entire; Stravinsky Octet entire; Wagner Tannhauser Ovt. Mozart Figaro ovt., Sym no. 35 last mvmt, Verdi Prelude to Vespri Sciciliani; 
Tuesday, April 8, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Judy LeClair.  Rite of Spring, Bolero, Scheherazade, Marriage of Figaro Overture, Both parts for Stravinsky Symphony in 3 movements, Brahms Symphony No. 3, Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1, Don Quixote, Rhapsodie espagnol
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance
Tuesday, April 29, 2-3:50pm in room 512. Kim Laskowski. Rep TBD

 

HORN

Wednesday, January 15, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Javier Gandara.  Brahms Symphony No. 4
Wednesday, January 29, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Al Spanjer.  Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, February 26, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Javier Gandara.  Brahms Serenade 1 & 2 (2 horns)
Wednesday, March 19, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Al Spanjer.  Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3
Wednesday, March 26, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Al Spanjer.  Mozart Symphony No. 25 and Divertimento No. 2, K. 131
Wednesday, April 2, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Javier Gandara.  Dvorak Symphony No. 9
Wednesday, April 9, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Javier Gandara.  Schumann Symphony No. 3
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance
Wednesday, February 5, 4-6pm in Pforzheimer Hall (room 606). Javier Gandara.  Humperdinck Hansel and Gretel (complete opera) (rescheduled from February 5)


TRUMPET
Wednesday, January 15, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith.  Strauss Death and Transfiguration, Gershwin An American in Paris
RESCHEDULED FROM JAN 22 Monday, January 27, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. Debussy La Mer, Ravel Rhapsodie espagnole
Wednesday, January 29, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. Mahler Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, February 26, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4
Wednesday, March 19, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. Rotary Class Beethoven Symphony No. 9, Brahms Symphony No. 2
Wednesday, March 26, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. Bartok Miraculous Mandarin
Wednesday, April 9, 4-6pm in room 509. Ken DeCarlo. Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

Wednesday, April 23, 4-6pm in room 509. Tom Smith. Bach B Minor Mass

LOW BRASS
Wednesday, January 29, 4-5:50pm in room 409. David Finlayson. Shostakovich Symphony No. 8 (RESCHEDULED from January 22)
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, March 19, 4-5:50pm in room 409. David Finlayson. Bruckner Symphony No. 8
Wednesday, March 26, 4-5:50pm in room 409. Steve Norrell.  Britten Peter Grimes
Wednesday, April 2, 4-5:50pm in room 409. Steve Norrell.  Verdi La Forza del Destino Overture, Prokofiev Symphony No. 5, Mozart Magic Flute (rescheduled from January 29)
Wednesday, April 9, 4:30-6:20pm in room 409. David Finlayson. Mahler Symphony No. 3
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance
Wednesday, April 23, 4-5:50pm in room 409. Steve Norrell.  Wagner Gotterdammerung
Wednesday, April 30, 4-5:50pm in room 409. Steve Norrell.  Bruckner Symphony No. 4 and Bartok Miraculous Mandarin Suite (from last semester's rep book)


PERCUSSION
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance

HARP
Wednesday, February 19, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Tito Munoz, Conductor. Stravinsky Firebird (1919)
Wednesday, April 16, 5-6:50pm in Bossi-Comelli Studio (610). Earl Lee, Conductor. Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center Performance