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The Boston Symphony Orchestra invites singers to audition for the Tanglewood Festival Chorus.

Audition timeline:

Wednesday, May 22: Applications Open

Wednesday, July 17 at 11:59pm: Deadline to submit both the online application form and video recording (details below)

Wednesday, July 31: Notification of invitation to in-person audition

Wednesday, August 14: In-person audition at Symphony Hall

Performance Info for New Members

Singers accepted as new members will be invited to participate in the upcoming 2024-2025 BSO Symphony Season, 2024 Holiday Pops season, as well as the Tanglewood 2025 Season. Rehearsals begin in September 2024 with performances scheduled for:

  • 2024-2025 BSO Symphony season (September 2024-May 2025)
    • October 4, 5, and 6: MAHLER Symphony No. 8
    • January 23, 24, and 25: BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9
    • January 30 and February 1: KORNGOLD Die tote Stadt
    • March 27, 28, and 29: MOZART Requiem
    • April 26 and 27: VREBALOV New Commission, STRAVINSKY Symphony of Psalms
  • 2024 Holiday Pops (December 2024)
    • December 5-24
  • 2025 Tanglewood season (July-August 2025)

Future Auditions

If you are interested in auditioning for the chorus but can’t make it this time around, please email us at and you will be notified when applications are open again.