Applicants will play from memory:
A prelude and fugue by J. S. Bach
An allegro movement from a Bach trio sonata or comparable chorale-prelude
Two movements from the romantic or contemporary literature, one of which should be a slow movement
Organ applicants will also be asked to sight-read. A modern composition will be sent to each auditionee one month prior to auditions and will be performed (optional: from memory) at the audition.
The organ in Field Concert Hall is an Aeolian-Skinner, 5 manuals, 116 ranks. See detailed specification