San Francisco Symphony

Michael Tilson Thomas – Music Director

Announces the following vacancy:

Assistant Principal Second Violin*

May 21 & 22, 2018 (Prelims/Semis)

June 19, 2018 (Finals)

Application and resume submission deadline:

March 11, 2018

*Originally Second Violin-Fourth Chair. The dates of this audition have been re-scheduled from April 23-24 to those listed above.

An application form and other information are available at

Candidates must be invited to participate in this audition. All applicants will be notified of their invitation status following the deadline above. Applications received after the deadline may not be considered.

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions.

An Equal Opportunity Employer


San Francisco Ballet Orchestra

Martin West, Music Director
Announces the following tenure track vacancy
starting December 1, 2018 or candidate’s earliest availability.

Principal Second Violin
Auditions are scheduled for April 30, May 1 & 2, 2018.
2018-19 Minimum Compensation Guarantee for this position: $76,035, which includes Vacation Pay and EMG/Special Projects Guarantee.
Full season is December – early May.

Benefits include: 14.17% AFM-EPF pension, sick/personal leave; paid medical, dental and instrument insurance; paid parking.
To apply, please email a one-page resume (preferred) to

Or mail to:
Tracy Davis – Principal 2nd Violin Audition
San Francisco Ballet
455 Franklin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102

Applications must be received by February 16, 2018

SF Ballet Principal Second Violin Audition Excerpts 2018



Donato Cabrera, Music Director

Announces the following vacancies:

Section 2nd Violin (Six openings)

Assistant Principal 2nd Violin

Audition Date:

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Highly qualified applicants should email a one-page resume by Friday, June 1st, 2018 to:

A refundable $50 deposit will be required from those musicians who are invited to audition.
Please make checks payable to California Symphony and mail to:

Mark Veregge
Personnel Manager
44919 Meadow Circle
Mendocino, CA 95460

Resumes received after the above deadline will not be considered.

The California Symphony is a per service orchestra. For additional information, current per service rates, and audition repertoire, please visit our website:

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions.


The Stockton Symphony

Peter Jaffe, Music Director

announces the following vacancy:

Principal Percussion

Audition Date:
Sunday June 10, 2018

Please send resume and refundable $35 deposit to:
Stockton Symphony Association
4629 Quail Lakes Drive
Stockton, CA 95207

Application deadline: May 31, 2018
48-hour cancellation notification required. Refunds will be mailed five days following auditions

For additional information and audition repertoire, please visit our website:

Stockton Symphony is an
Equal Opportunity Employer





The US Army Music Program is now hiring! 14 different instrument specialties available. Benefits include full-time pay, travel, health care, dental care, and 30 days vacation per year.  If you would like to make you profession your passion, contact a United States Army Band Liaison or request an audition at:

Erik T. Pyne
Staff Sergeant, US Army
6th Recruiting Brigade Band Liaison
4539 North 5th Street
North Las Vegas, NV 89031
Office:  702-639-2048
Cell:   1-877-874-4370