Third/Bass Clarinet C Contract

Audition date TBD

Third/Bass Clarinet C Contract Information
The CSO currently performs 7 Masterworks concerts, 5 Pops concerts, in addition to other concerts throughout Chattanooga and the surrounding area. Employment to begin September of 2023.

$110.4 per-service, 30 service minimum guarantee 5.5% AFM Pension and Travel reimbursement when applicable Auditions will be in Chattanooga on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. Individual warm-up rooms will be made available at least 15 minutes prior to each candidate’s audition time. Lots will be drawn to determine the order that candidates will audition. All preliminary rounds will be screened, but the audition committee reserves the right to remove the screen for the final round. The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate at any point during his/her audition. Music will not be made available prior to the audition, but music will be available at the audition.

Email resume by Monday, May 1 to:


Mozart Concerto Movt. I (exposition)

*Principal Clarinet excerpts

Beethoven 6
Movt I - 2mm before K to end
Movt II - m68 to 77 (D to E)

Brahms 3
Movt III - beginning to B

Mendelssohn, Midsummer Nights Dream
Scherzo - beginning to B

Rimsky-Korsakov- Capriccio Espagnol
Movt I
Movt III - 11mm after K to end

Bass Clarinet Excerpts
Grofe- Grand Canyon
#2 to #3

Strauss- Til Eulenspiegel
#31 to #32
5mm before 35 to 4mm before 38

Tchaikovsky- Nutcracker
No. 4, Scene Dansante
D. Danse Russe, Trepak - B to C
No. 14, Pas de deux - solo

Stravinsky- Rite of Spring
#11 to 12
Rondes Printanieres #48 to 49

Shostakovich - Violin Concerto
Scherzo #23 to13mm after #24