Percussion Audition Excerpts

Percussion Audition Excerpts

The Capital Wind Symphony is an all-volunteer ensemble which attracts many of the region’s finest musicians and welcomes new players each season by audition.  Members include military musicians, freelance players, studio teachers and music educators.  Accepted members  must agree to the weekly rehearsals held on Monday evenings, except holidays, at Longfellow Middle School, 2000 Westmoreland St, Falls Church, VA 22043,  as well as the concerts.    Details Here.

Interested players should send a resume HERE along with an audio sample of your playing.  An email attachment or a  simple link to an unlisted or private post on youtube, vimeo, etc. 

Please direct any questions HERE.   Someone will respond within a few business days.  Thank you for your interest in the Capital Wind Symphony.

Snare Drum

Rimsky-Korsakov – Scheherazade, Movement 3
Capriccio Espagnol, Movement 4, beginning to 10 measures after L


Tchaikowsky – Symphony 4, Movement 4, G to end


Dvorak – Carnival Overture, Beginning to C & T to end


Prokofiev, Scythian Suite, Movement 1, 2 to 4
Shostakovich – Polka from the Golden Age ballet


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