Symphony Auditions & Repertoire

Symphony Orchestra auditions take place each year during Welcome Week. Appointments are required.

  • Strings auditions will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - Signup Here
  • Winds, Brass, and Percussion auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - Signup Here

Orchestral excerpts and a portion of a solo work are required this year. For details, please see the packet containing your instrument.

String Excerpts are here.

Winds/Brass/Percussion/Harp excerpts are here.


Contact Dr. Pope at with questions.


The Conductor

Dr. Geoffrey Pope has been recognized through numerous appointments, commissions, and awards as a conductor and composer. Pope’s musical work has taken him throughout the United States and Europe, where he seeks to present provocative and engaging performances that have a strong cultural impact. He joins UCI in 2022, having led in an interim capacity in the spring quarters of 2019 and 2021. For more information, click here.