Washington DC
Oct 04, 2018
Nov 20, 2018
Full Time

The Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra and Washington National Opera Orchestra

Evan Rogister, Principal Conductor

Announce auditions for the following vacancies


TUTTI VIOLIN I (Two Positions Available)**

Application Deadline for all positions: November 2, 2018

*Principal Tuba/Cimbasso Audition Dates: January 14-16, 2019

**Tutti Violin I Audition Dates: January 22-24, 2019

In the audition, cimbasso excerpts must be played on tuba. The winner will be expected to provide a cimbasso for appropriate repertoire in the position.

Employment will begin in September 2019, with earlier employment possible. For 342 hours of opera and 7 weeks of ballet in the 2018-19 season, principal salary is approximately $89,331 plus benefits, and tutti salary is approximately $70,465 plus benefits. There is also potential for extra work. Résumés received after the above deadline will not be considered. Qualified candidates should mail or email a ONE PAGE résumé to:

The Kennedy Center

KCOHO/WNOO Auditions

Attn: Amanda Joos, Orchestra Manager

2600 Virginia Avenue NW, Suite 210; Washington, DC 20037

Email: wnoauditions@kennedy-center.org

Information will be mailed by November 30, 2018.

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