San Francisco Symphony

Michael Tilson Thomas – Music Director

Announces the following vacancy:
Associate Principal Bass

March 20 and 21, 2017

Resume submission deadline:
January 16, 2017

Correspondence will be mailed out after the resume deadline.
Resumes received after the above deadline may not be considered.
Employment will begin in September 2017 or as the winning candidate’s availability and the San Francisco Symphony schedule allow.

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

Mail, fax, or email a ONE-PAGE resume to:

Dan Zimardi, Orchestra Personnel Assistant
San Francisco Symphony
Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco, CA  94102-4585
Fax (415) 863-9330

An Equal Opportunity Employer


Monterey Symphony

announces auditions for the following positions:

February 6th, 2017
Section Viola (two permanent positions)
Section Cello (two permanent positions)

February 7th, 2017
Section First Violin (two permanent positions)
Section Second Violin (two permanent positions)

Audition repertoire lists will be posted on the Monterey Symphony website
approximately eight weeks before the audition date.
Candidates who have applied before repertoire has been posted will be notified when it is available.

Winning candidates will be offered work beginning with our March 15-20, 2017 concert set.

2016-2017 compensation:
Section scale: $119.03
Travel pay: up to $56.01 daily based on home county.

To be considered for these auditions,
please submit a resume to
by 5:00 PM, Monday, January 23rd.
References may be required.



Martin West, Music Director
Announces the following tenure track vacancy starting December 1, 2017 or candidates’ earliest availability.

Second Trumpet
Auditions are scheduled for May 1-3, 2017.

2017-18 Minimum Compensation Guarantee for this position: $60,482. Which includes vacation pay and EMG/Special Projects guarantee. Full season is December – early May. Note: This position will include the option to play Principal and doubling on some works at an additional premium. Benefits include 14.17% 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 – 2nd Trumpet Audition

San Francisco Ballet
455 Franklin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102

Applications must be received by February 24, 2017


San Francisco
Golden Gate Park Band

applications are now being accepted for

Conductor/Music Director

This position is all inclusive and includes:
conducting duties- payroll responsibilities-
library maintenance and personnel responsibilities
This position will commence with the
2018 season which runs from
April to October and includes
approximately 26 concerts

Application deadline: March 1, 2017

To apply please email a one-page resume to
or mail to :
Michael Ryan
120 Winding Way
San Carlos, CA 94070


Fremont Symphony Orchestra


Position: Executive Director

Type: Part-time (approximately 0.5 FTE), salaried, exempt

Reports to: Board of Directors

Compensation: $42,000+ DOE

Status: Employee (taxes withheld)

Benefits: N/A

Notes: Some telecommuting possible, some evening/weekend work required

Instructions: Send an email to with the subject line “ED Search” and attach your cover letter, resume, two writing samples and three professional references. No phone calls.

Deadline to apply: January 31, 2017 (Employer reserves the right to make a hire prior to deadline)



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