Currently open auditions
Preliminary auditions: Tentatively scheduled for November 4, 5, 9, 2013
Final audition: Tentatively scheduled for January 27, 2014
Application deadline: September 15, 2013. Applications received after the above due date will not be considered.
Please note that those who apply earlier receive information earlier, and therefore have more choice of audition dates. For those who send their resume later, some dates may already be filled.
Employment date: Effective Immediately
Note: All audition candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral scores. Aside from rental only parts, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will not provide copies of any excerpts.
Required repertoire list »Shostakovich Excerpts »Bartók Excerpts »
HOW TO APPLY FOR A POSTED VACANCY
Please specify audition/position on ALL correspondence (i.e. "Horn Audition"). We can only accept applications for posted vacancies.
Applicants should send a BRIEF ONE-PAGE RESUME, including name, address, phone number, email address and instrument to:
Or mail to :
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
220 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60604
Auditions Voicemail Box: 312-294-3271
Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats. You may also copy your resume into the body of the email message.The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.