Auditions


PRINCIPAL TUBA

Employment to begin with the 2017-18 season or at the winning candidate’s earliest availability. Only highly qualified applicants will be invited to this audition. Repertoire is posted at the Seattle Symphony website.

Final auditions for the Principal Tuba position will be held in Seattle on Sunday April 23, 2017. Preliminary auditions may begin as early as April 19, 2017.

A brief resume listing recent orchestral experience, musical education, and audition experience placement must be received by Monday, March 13, 2017. If a preliminary recording is requested, it must be received by Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Repertoire is available here.

CURRENT CONTRACT INFORMATION - 2017-2018 SEASON:

  • 45 week season including seven weeks paid vacation plus an optional summer Seattle Opera production;
  • Minimum salary of $106,929.00 for 2017-2018 season;
  • Workload and salary shared between the Seattle Symphony Orchestra and the Seattle Opera Association;
  • Benefits include medical and dental insurance, pension, disability, life insurance, and parking.

Please e-mail a one-page resume to:
Audition.Resumes@SeattleSymphony.org
(Please include the words “Principal Tuba“ in the title of your reply, and attach your resume as a Word document or PDF).

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Seattle Symphony is an Equal Opportunity Employer.