The Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra and Washington National Opera OrchestraEvan 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
Attn: Amanda Joos, Orchestra Manager
2600 Virginia Avenue NW, Suite 210; Washington, DC 20037
Information will be mailed by November 30, 2018.
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