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How to Audition for the CSO

Principal Librarian

Audition Interviews scheduled for May 2023.

Application deadline: April 3, 2023

Assistant Principal and Section Bass

Preliminary Auditions Scheduled for June 19, 23, 24, 2023

Final auditions: Tentatively scheduled for June 26, 2023

Application deadline: April 24, 2023

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Applications received after the 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.

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