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Founded in 1913, the Houston Symphony is one of America’s oldest performing arts organizations with a distinguished musical history. The Houston Symphony performs over 170 concerts for more than 350,000 people every year, featuring an innovative and broad spectrum of classical, popular, education and community-based symphonic programming.
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Please view the below for information on positions currently available at the Houston Symphony. The Houston Symphony is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workplace.
The Houston Symphony has the following positions currently available:
Chief Marketing Officer
Development Assistant, Individual Giving
Development Associate, Gifts & Records
Development Officer, Major Giving Groups
Major Gifts Officer
Part-Time Group Sales Representative
Part-Time Patron Services Representative
The Houston Symphony, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Music Director, announces auditions for the following positions:
(Auditions for Substitute and Extra musicians are listed at the bottom of this page)
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL BASSOON
Audition Dates: January 19-22, 2019 2017
Resume Deadline: November 30, 2018
Employment for this position to begin June 2019, or later, as the winning candidate’s availability and the Houston Symphony schedule allow.
To be considered for an invitation to audition, highly qualified candidates should submit a one-page resume, including email address and telephone number, no later than the indicated deadline.
Please email resume (PDF or MSWord) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please indicate 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.
The Houston Symphony has a 52-week season, including 9 weeks of paid vacation. Minimum annual salary for the 2019-2020 season is $101,140, increasing to $105,300 in 2020-2021. Benefits include health/dental/vision insurance, instrument insurance, disability insurance, and pension contributions to the AFM-EPF.
Houston Symphony Auditions for Substitute and Extra Musicians
The Houston Symphony Announces Audition for Per Service Substitute and Extra Musicians for the following instruments. To apply, please use application procedure detailed above.
CELLO SUBSTITUTE AND EXTRA
Audition Date: November 6, 2018
Applications for this audition are now closed