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 for which position you plan to audition on your resume in the email subject line.

All resumés must be received by September 9, 2018. Additional details mailed upon receipt of resumé.
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 2nd Violin

Audition date: Wednesday, September 26, 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 1st Violin (Chairs 4, and 6)
Section 2nd Violin (Chairs 7, 8, 9, and 11)

Audition date: Thursday-Friday, Sept 27-28, 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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