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Contrabassoon/Bassoon
Applications due on or before: July 31, 2022
Preliminary Auditions: October 10, 2022
Semi-Final and Final Auditions: October 17, 2022
Live Round Repertoire List

Supplemental Digital Audio Recording Repertoire List
No longer accepting applications.

Principal Horn
Applications due on or before: July 31, 2022
Preliminary Auditions: October 24, 2022
Semi-Final and Final Auditions: October 25, 2022
Live Round Repertoire List
(Updated July 16, 2022)
Supplemental Digital Audio Recording Repertoire List

No longer accepting applications.


A digital audio recording may be required to supplement application, but please do not send at this time. Further information will be emailed within a week following the application deadline.

Employment will begin as soon as a winner's availability and the Boston Symphony Orchestra schedule allow. Should a position be won by a current BSO member, the resulting vacancy may be offered to the runner-up of the audition.

The Audition Committee of the Boston Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions.


COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
To prevent the infection and spread of COVID-19, and as an integral part of its public health and safety measures, the Boston Symphony Orchestra requires that all applicants invited to a live audition rounds show proof of full vaccination by an FDA-approved (either fully or for emergency use) COVID-19 vaccine plus a single dose vaccine booster if eligible.

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