Meet Hugo A. Valverde, the 22 year-old horn player who just won a position with the MET orchestra. Learn about his preparation methods, audition day and more!
Written By: Don Greene
Peak Performance Psychologist
Meet the passionate percussionist vying to leap from intern to world-class orchestra with 1,600 claps a day
Meet the intern with the Detroit Symphony who has been practicing for 20 years for a shot in the big leagues. An amazing story!
Interview with Kelly Zimba, recent winner of the principal flute audition at the Toronto Symphony!
Watch how the UK audition process is different, and perhaps more humane
An exclusive interview with concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic, Noah Bendix-Balgley. Hear about the audition day, his preparation and more!
An exclusive interview with Trombonist, Matthew Winter. Hear about the audition day, his preparation, and the experience of taking a European audition.
An exclusive interview with flutist, Emma Gerstein. Hear about the audition day, her preparation and more!
Written By Astrid Baumgardner
Lecturer & Coordinator of Career Strategies, Yale School of Music