The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus will be holding auditions for the following positions:
Chair 3 one year, possible permanent
Chair 5 one year
Chair 7 one year
Sunday, October 3rd in Albuquerque, New Mexico
6:00pm-10:00pm (times will be assigned)
4407 Menaul Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Standard Repertoire Solo of choice, exposition only.
Some examples but not limited to.
Mozart 4 or 5, or Romantic Period Concerto
All Violin 1 Excerpts:
Mozart, Symphony No. 40, Mvt 4, Beginning to mm 124
Beethoven, Symphony No. 9 Mvt 3, mm 99-114
Schumann, Symphony No. 2, Mvt 2, beginning to mm 48
Strauss, Don Juan, op 20, Beginning to letter D
The Santa Fe Symphony operates under cooperative structure, where the musicians, staff, board, and management work together for the good of the entire organization. Musicians hold 7 seats on the Board of Directors. The The Santa Fe Symphony produces 9 to 12 programs per season running from August or September through May—approximately one concert set per month. The ranges of salary for these positions are approximately $4000.00-$4500.00 for section players Compensation is in compliance with the Local 618 Local Musicians Union Scale and Wages. The Santa Fe Symphony is a per service organization and is not able to pay travel for out of town players.
Please send a resume via email to the Personnel Manager, Nicolle Maniaci, firstname.lastname@example.org, by September 20, 2021.
The Santa Fe Symphony is not able to supply music.
COVID Safety: Terms may change but as of 8/17/2021 the below information is valid.
If not fully vaccinated, please be prepared to have a COVID-19 PCR Test no earlier than three days prior to the audition date. You will need to provide proof of a negative test upon arrival. If fully vaccinated, please provide a picture or scan of your vaccination card with your resume. Masks will be worn by everyone.