December CODA Honor Orchestras

2019 December CODA Honor Orchestras

The CODA December Honor Orchestras, December 6-7, 2019; University of California, Santa Cruz

CODA Honors Symphony, Bruce Kiesling, Conductor

Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op. 64, mvmts. I, II, IV, by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

CODA Honors String Orchestra, Sandra Lewis, Conductor

Serenade No. 3 in E minor, op. 21, by Robert Fuchs

Melrose Avenue “Danza Arabia” by The California Guitar Trio, arr. by Carrie Lane Gruselle

All recordings must be submitted electronically by  October 4, 2019.

  • Directors, please read the following instructions for setting up your Director’s account and adding student auditions.

Audition Excerpts and Instructions

December CODA Honor String Orchestra

String Orchestra audition scales

String Orchestra audition excerpts

December CODA Honor Symphony


Symphony Orchestra audition scales

Symphony Orchestra audition excerpts


The December CODA Honor Symphony use the same audition materials as the All-State Orchestra and Bands that perform at CASMEC in February.

Wind/Percussion audition scales

Wind/Percussion solo audition list


Student Recording Instructions:
2019 CODA Honor Orchestras String Recording Instructions
2019 CODA Honor Orchestra Winds & Percussion Recording Instructions

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