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Hartford Symphony Section Bass

Audition Date: Sunday, October 2, 2016
Application Deadline: Friday, September 2, 2016
All resumes and deposits must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm EST, Friday, September 2, 2016

One (1) Basic position is available.

Basic Musicians are guaranteed ninety-eight (98) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons.

The per service rate for section Basic Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 season. The annual salary for a section Basic Player is $12,859.56 paid in bi-weekly installments of $598.12 during the 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension and access to instrument insurance. Tenured Basic Players receive one (1) week of paid vacation during the 38-week winter season.  Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

To secure your audition, please send one (1) copy of your one (1) page resume along with a $50.00 refundable deposit (payable to Hartford Symphony Orchestra) to:

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Audition Manager
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Audition information is subject to change.

For more details click here to download the Bass Audition PDF

Hartford Symphony Section Cello

Audition Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016
Application Deadline: Thursday, September 1, 2016
All resumes and deposits must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm EST, Thursday, September 1, 2016

Two (2) Service positions available.

Service Musicians are guaranteed forty-two (42) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter season. To ensure that all Service Players are offered the minimum guarantee, rotation of the Service Players at various services may be practiced at the discretion of the Music Director.

The per service rate for section Service Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary is not individually negotiable and may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension and access to instrument insurance. Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

To secure your audition, please send one (1) copy of your one (1) page resume along with a $50.00 refundable deposit (payable to Hartford Symphony Orchestra) to:

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Audition Manager
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Audition information is subject to change.

For more details click here to download the Cello Audition PDF

Hartford Symphony 3rd/Bass Clarinet

Audition Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016
Application Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2016
All resumes and deposits must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm EST, Friday, September 30, 2016

One (1) Right-of-First-Refusal position is available.

The per service rate for Right-of-First-Refusal Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. The per service rate is not individually negotiable and may be prorated based on start date. Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

To secure your audition, please send one (1) copy of your one (1) page resume along with a $50.00 refundable deposit (payable to Hartford Symphony Orchestra) to:

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Audition Manager
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Audition information is subject to change.
For more details click here to download the 3rd/Bass Clarinet Audition PDF

Hartford Symphony Section Viola

Audition Date: Sunday, October 30, 2016
Application Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2016
All resumes and deposits must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm EST, Friday, September 30, 2016

Five (5) positions are currently available, two (2) Basic positions and three (3) Service positions

Basic Musicians are guaranteed ninety-eight (98) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons.

The per service rate for section Basic Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 season. The annual salary for a section Basic Player is $12,859.56 paid in bi-weekly installments of $598.12 during the 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension and access to instrument insurance. Tenured Basic Players receive one (1) week of paid vacation during the 38-week winter season.  Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

Service Musicians are guaranteed forty-two (42) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter season. To ensure that all Service Players are offered the minimum guarantee, rotation of the Service Players at various services may be practiced at the discretion of the Music Director.

The per service rate for section Service Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary is not individually negotiable and may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension and access to instrument insurance. Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

To secure your audition, please send one (1) copy of your one (1) page resume along with a $50.00 refundable deposit (payable to Hartford Symphony Orchestra) to:

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Audition Manager
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Audition information is subject to change.

For more details click here to download the Viola Audition PDF

Hartford Symphony Section Violin

Audition Date: Saturday, November 5 and November 6, 2016
Application Deadline: Friday, October 7, 2016
All resumes and deposits must be RECEIVED by 5:00pm EST, Friday, October 7, 2016

There are currently four (4) open positions for Section Violin, one (1) first violin position which is “Service” and three (3) second violin positions, one (1) “Basic” and two (2) “Service” positions.

Basic Musicians are guaranteed ninety-eight (98) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons.

The per service rate for section Basic Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 season. The annual salary for a section Basic Player is $12,859.56 paid in bi-weekly installments of $598.12 during the 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension, and access to instrument insurance. Tenured Basic Players receive one (1) week of paid vacation during the 38-week winter season.  Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

Service Musicians are guaranteed forty-two (42) services during the 2016-17 38-week winter season. To ensure that all Service Players are offered the minimum guarantee, rotation of the Service Players at various services may be practiced at the discretion of the Music Director.

The per service rate for section Service Players is $131.22 during the 2016-17 38-week winter and 5-week summer seasons. Salary is not individually negotiable and may be prorated based on start date. Benefits presently include pension and access to instrument insurance. Employment terms and conditions are detailed by the CBA.

To secure your audition, please send one (1) copy of your one (1) page resume along with a $50.00 refundable deposit (payable to Hartford Symphony Orchestra) to:

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Audition Manager
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Audition information is subject to change.

For more details click here to download the Violin Audition PDF

No phone calls or tapes, please.

The HSO is an equal opportunity employer.