Bozeman Symphony Orchestra Auditions

 

Audition information for the 2016-2017 concert season:

Welcome to the Bozeman Symphony orchestra – known as “the cornerstone of arts and culture in the Gallatin Valley” and a source of tremendous pride throughout our community.  Bozeman Symphony musicians are part of a winning team that regularly attracts over three percent of the greater metropolitan population of our community.

 

As a Symphony musician you will perform for sold-out audiences, grow as an orchestral player, play exciting repertoire, engage as a community member, and perform on stage with extraordinary guest artists. Get paid to do what you love – starting at $42.00 per service.

 

Current Openings

+Immediate Violin Openings

+Substitute positions available

 

General Audition Requirements:

 

String Instruments –

Orchestral auditions are held at the Bozeman Symphony office by appointment.  The audition will last about 15 minutes and we ask that you bring in a prepared piece that demonstrates your ability/talent.  Please be prepared to play a scale of your choosing and some sight reading may be required.

 

Wind/Brass/Percussion –

Please call the office for current openings and audition requirements.

 

For additional information or to schedule an audition, please contact Director of Marketing and Operations, Emily Paris-Martin – emily@bozemansymphony.org or 585-9774.

 

Choir Auditions

Choir auditions for the 2017-2018 concert season will take place on Monday, August 29th, at the Bozeman High School Choir Room.  Please check back often for updates.  To sign up for an audition please visit: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/904054da5a823ab9-bozeman1

 

The brief audition will consist of:

1. My Country ‘Tis Of Thee, sung a capella (keys:sop=Ab, alto=Db, tenor=F, bass=Db)

2. Vocalises up and down your range to assess upper/lower range, voice quality, blendability, etc.

3. Scales to sight-read to assess music-reading ability

 

Please show up 5 minutes early to fill out an audition form.

 

Auditions are CLOSED for altos – we will be accepting no new altos for this coming season.

 

If accepted, you will be expected to purchase concert attire (women approx. $65, men $100)

 

Questions? Please contact Director of Marketing and Operations Emily Paris-Martin – emily@bozemansymphony.org or 585-9774.