Auditions

Auditions

 Symphony Orchestra Augusta

ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS

In Augusta, Georgia

October 10-11, 2016

Services to begin during the 2016-2017 Concert Season

FOR THE FOLLOWING VACANCIES (Per-Service Positions):

October 10
Principal 2nd Violin
Principal Viola
Principal Oboe
 
October 11
Principal Timpani
4th Horn
 
*Candidates for the substitute violin, viola, and cello positions have an option of submitting an audio audition throughout the year. For more information, click here.

Approximately 52 services will be scheduled during Symphony Orchestra Augusta’s 2016-2017 Season. The per-service rates for 2.5 hours will be:  4th Horn: $71.50. Principal Timpani, Principal Oboe: $90, Principal 2nd Violin, Principal Viola: $100. Mileage: $.27 per mile.  Overnight accommodations – double occupancy rooms at the Holiday Inn Express (downtown Augusta) paid for by the Symphony or $30 overnight.

A limited number of qualified applicants will be invited to these auditions. If you are interested in auditioning, please send a cover letter (indicating your desire to audition), one-page resume, and completed SOA Audition Application Form so that these materials are received in the SOA office no later than Monday, September 12. Please send all the above materials in one envelope. Once your materials are received and you have been accepted, you will be extended (via email) an invitation to audition. All applicants are responsible for obtaining their own copies of required music excerpts.

Once invited to audition, a $50 refundable deposit is required to secure an audition time. Your deposit check, marked with “Audition October 2016”, must be received in the SOA office no later than Monday, September 26 (check made payable to “Symphony Orchestra Augusta”). The check will be returned on the day of audition or if notice of cancellation is received by Personnel Manager on or before Friday, October 7. Otherwise, your deposit will be forfeited to SOA. Specific audition schedule including audition times will be determined after September 27. Contact Pawel Kozak with any questions.

Send to:

Pawel Kozak, Personnel Manager                                     Phone: (706) 255-5732
Symphony Orchestra Augusta                                           Email: pawel@soaugusta.org
1301 Greene St. Suite 200
Augusta, GA 30903-0579

 

 

All APPLICANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO SHOW PROOF OF EITHER U.S. CITIZENSHIP OR A LEGAL ELIGIBILITY TO ACCEPT EMPLOYMENT WITH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AUGUSTA.

 

Symphony Orchestra Augusta is an equal opportunity employer and an employer with zero tolerance for discrimination or harassment in the workplace.

 

SOA Audition Application Form

 

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