Orchestra Auditions

Orchestra Auditions

Audition Process for the San Francisco 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 San Francisco Symphony reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

To apply, you may fax, e-mail, or mail your One-Page resume to the contact information provided. Be sure to include the name of the position you are auditioning for (e.g., “Second Trumpet”).  If we require an audition tape, you will be notified. 

Current Openings

Principal Timpani

Resume deadline: June 16, 2014
Tape deadline: July 28, 2014
Audition dates: October 6, 7, and 27, 2014

Click here for audition repertoire list.

Associate Principal Trumpet

Resume deadline: November 3, 2014
Tape deadline: December 4, 2014
Audition dates: January 12, 13, and 19, 2015

Assistant Librarian

Resume deadline: December 8, 2014
Audition dates: Winter/Spring 2015, dates TBD.

Interactive Timeline

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 HOW TO APPLY

You may fax, e-mail or mail a one-page resume to:

Amy Sedan
Orchestra Personnel Dept. specify audition
San Francisco Symphony
Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco, CA 94102
Fax: (415)863-9330
asedan@sfsymphony.org

No phone calls, please.