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, please fill out the application form (linked below) that corresponds to the position for which you would like to audition. You may also fax or mail your One-Page resume to the contact information provided.

Candidates must be invited to participate in all San Francisco Symphony auditions. All applicants will be notified of their invitation status following the application deadlines listed below.

Current Openings

Second Violin—Fourth Chair (non-revolving)

Resume deadline: February 16, 2018
Audition dates: April 23 and 24, 2018 (prelims/semis)
Finals date TBD

Application form

Interactive Timeline

SF Symphony at 100


Dan Zimardi
Orchestra Personnel Dept. specify audition
San Francisco Symphony
Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco, CA 94102
Fax: 415-863-9330

No phone calls, please.