Orchestra Auditions

Audition Process for the Long Beach Symphony

 

A limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited to these auditions. We can only accept resumes for vacancies with scheduled auditions. The Audition Committee of the Long Beach Symphony reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

To apply, submit a one-page resume in Word or PDF format to: auds@LongBeachSymphony.org.

Please specify your instrument on your resume and in the email subject line or mail to:

Long Beach Symphony
ATTN: Personnel Manager
249 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 200
Long Beach, CA 90802

All resumes must be received by May 20, 2018. Additional details mailed upon receipt of resume.
No phone calls, please. Repertoire information will not be given over the phone.

Long Beach Symphony performs six Classical, five POPS! and one set of Educational Concerts per season.
The Long Beach Symphony Association is an equal opportunity employer. The winning candidates will be required to show proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility to work.

Current Openings

 

Principal Trumpet

Audition date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Auditions will be held in Long Beach, CA

2018-19 Base Scale: Rehearsal $143/Performance $182
Principal: 150% of Scale /Assistant: 125% of Scale

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Principal Viola, Assistant Principal Viola

Audition date: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Auditions will be held in Long Beach, CA

2018-19 Base Scale: Rehearsal $143/Performance $182
Principal: 150% of Scale /Assistant: 125% of Scale

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Section Viola: 6th, 7th, and 9th Chairs

Audition date: Friday, June 1, 2018
Auditions will be held in Long Beach, CA

2018-19 Base Scale: Rehearsal $143/Performance $182

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