Résumés due on or before: July 19, 2021
Preliminary Audition (Online): August 12-16, 2021
Semi-final and Final Audition (in Boston): September 27, 2021
Résumés due on or before: August 30, 2021
Preliminary and Semi-final Audition: November 8, 2021
Semi-final and Final Audition: November 15, 2021
Supplemental Recording List (pdf)
Live Round Repertoire (Updated 2021) (pdf)
Highly qualified applicants please send a one page résumé, including email address and telephone number, to:
Nolan Welch, Orchestra Personnel Assistant
**Please state clearly the position(s) for which you are applying in your e-mail or résumé.**
E-mail (Highly preferred): firstname.lastname@example.org
June - August
297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240
September - May
301 Massachusetts Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Résumés must be received on or before the listed deadline. Emailed résumés should be in Word or PDF format.
Please clearly indicate which audition you are planning to take. A digital recording may be required to supplement résumé, but please do not send at this time. Further information will be mailed within a week following the résumé deadline.
Repertoire lists will not be provided over the phone.
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.
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