Auditions


3rd CHAIR CELLO

(Includes opportunities to play principal)

Only highly qualified applicants will be invited to this audition.
Employment begins in September 2017 or later by mutual agreement.

Final auditions for this position will be held in Seattle on Monday, November 7, 2016.
Preliminary auditions may begin as early as Friday, November 4, 2016.

Please send a brief resume listing recent orchestral experience, musical education and audition experience placement by Monday September 12, 2016. Invitations to the audition or requests for pre-screening recordings, as well as the repertoire list, will be sent in early September.

CURRENT CONTRACT INFORMATION:

  • Minimum salary for this position for the 2017/18 season $101,043
  • 47 weeks, including seven weeks paid vacation: (45 weeks Symphony/Opera and an optional 2 week Seattle Opera summer production);
  • Benefits include medical and dental insurance, pension, disability, life insurance, instrument insurance, and parking.

Please e-mail a one-page resume to:
Audition.Resumes@SeattleSymphony.org
(Please include the words “3rd Chair Cello Auditions” in the title of your reply, and attach your resume as a Word document or PDF).

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Seattle Symphony is an Equal Opportunity Employer.