Orchestra Auditions

The Houston Symphony, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Music Director, announces auditions for the following positions: 

ASSISTANT CONCERTMASTER

Preliminary Round Auditions will be held September 7-8, 2015

Semifinal Round: September 8, 2015

Final Round: September 9, 2015

Applications for this position are now closed

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Employment for this position to begin January 2016, or later, as the winning candidate’s availability and the Houston Symphony schedule allow.

 

CONTRABASSOON/BASSOON

Preliminary Round Auditions will be held August 31-September 1, 2015

Semifinal Round: September 2, 2015

Final Round: September 21, 2015

Applications for this position are now closed

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Employment for this position to begin June 2016, or later, as the winning candidate’s availability and the Houston Symphony schedule allow.

 

ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL TRUMPET

Preliminary Round Auditions will be held October 12-13, 2015

Semifinal Round: October 13, 2015; Final Round: October 14, 2015

Applications for this position are now closed

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Employment for this position to begin January 2016, or later, as the winning candidate’s availability and the Houston Symphony schedule allow.

 

CONTRACTED SUBSTITUTE ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL/UTILITY HORN

Auditions to be held September 21, 2015

Résumé Deadline: August 31, 2015

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This is a full-time, salaried position offered for mid-October, 2015 through July, 2016.

 

Application Procedure

To be considered for an invitation to audition, highly qualified candidates should submit a one-page résumé, including email address and telephone number, to be received in our offices no later than the indicated deadline.

Please email résumé (PDF or MSWord) to[email protected]

Please include the name of the position for which you are applying in the subject line of the email. 

No phone calls please.

The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest artistic standards.

The Houston Symphony is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

updated 8/26/2015

 

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