Winds Requirements

NAO 2023 Audition Requirements - Winds


Solo: Mozart Concert for Flute in G Major, K. 313
First movement


Beethoven: Leonora Overture No. 3
SOLO: measure 328 to 360

Debussy: Prélude à l’Après Midi d’un Faune
Opening to measure 5 & measure 21 – 31

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream – Scherzo
measure 338 (2 Before [P]) to end

Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals: Voliere
Ravel: Daphnis and Cloe, Suite 2




Solo: Mozart Concerto for Oboe
First movement


Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
1st and 3rd movements

Stravinsky: Pulcinella
Variation 1A (no repeat)

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Act II – No. 10
Measures 1–19

Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Theme (2nd oboe part)

Optional (English Horn) 

Rossini: William Tell Overture
Andantino (measure 176)
Rehearsal 32 to 3 measures after rehearsal 38



Solo: Mozart Concerto for Clarinet
First movement exposition
Rondo – 3rd movement


Beethoven: Symphonie No. 6 – 1st movement
easure 476 to 491

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 – 2nd movement
Measure 69 to 77

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream - Scherzo
Opening to B

Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol – 3rd movement
11 measures after K to end 

Brahms: Symphony No. 3 – 2nd movement
pening solo

Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
1 measure after REH 30 to end of bar at REH 65



Solo: Mozart Concerto for Bassoon in B-flat Major, K. 191
First movement


Mozart: Marriage of Figaro – Overture
Measure 101 to 123 and Measure 139 to 171

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 – 2nd movement
Measure 274 to end

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade – 2nd movement
Opening solo and cadenzas

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 – 1st movement
Opening to measure 12

Ravel: Bolero