Auditions

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 in August 2017, date TBD.  Please check back often for updates.  

 

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.