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CANCELED: 2020 MUSICIAN AUDITIONS

Out of an abundance of care and concern for the health and safety of our musicians, staff and those musicians interested in auditioning, the GSO has made the difficult, yet responsible decision to cancel the musician auditions scheduled for June 1, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Auditions have been rescheduled for June 1 – 4, 2021 and information regarding our 2021 musician auditions will be posted to this page in March 2021.

 

GREENVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Maestro Edvard Tchivzhel, Music Director and Conductor
Announces the following vacancies:

PRINCIPAL CELLO – Salaried position – $24,279 – 150 services*

PRINCIPAL BASSOON – Salaried position – $24,279 – 150 services*

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL SECOND VIOLIN – per service position – $111.95 per service, including Electronic Media Fee – approximately 88 services

SECOND CLARINET – per service position – $98.00 per service, including Electronic Media Fee

SECTION STRING POSITIONS (violin, viola, cello, bass) – per service positions – approximately 88 services or approximately 59 services, depending on position

Also holding auditions for:
SUBSTITUTE/EXTRA MUSICIANS – per service positions (string instruments, woodwinds, brass, percussion)

* Salaried positions include Masterworks, Chamber, Pops, and up to 35 daytime and weekend Education Engagement services.

$98.00 section per service rate ($93 fee + $5 Electronic Media Compensation per service – mileage and per diem, paid when applicable)

AUDITION DATES ARE JUNE 1-4, 2020

AUDITION SITE:
Gunter Theatre, Peace Center for the Performing Arts

320 South Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601

A one (1) page resume clearly marked with AUDITION, JUNE 2020 must be received in the GSO office by Friday, May 8, 2020).  An application and additional information will be sent after your resume is received.  Please send via email, fax, or US Postal Service to Audition Coordinator at:

Email: phil@greenvillesymphony.org
Fax: (864) 467-3113
Mail: 200 South Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601

If invited to audition, a $75 deposit (postmarked by May 21, 2020) is required to secure an audition time (check made payable to Greenville Symphony Orchestra, refunded at time of audition or if notice of cancellation is received by Tuesday, May 26, 2020).  Please do not send this check with your resume.

AUDITION REPERTOIRE (click on one of the links below for a PDF or dropbox download of the audition repertoire)

Principal Cello
Principal Bassoon
Assistant Principal Second Violin
Second Clarinet

Strings
Woodwinds
Brass
Percussion/Timpani/Piano/Harp

The Greenville Symphony Orchestra is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an employer with zero tolerance for discrimination or harassment in the workplace.