Orchestra auditions are advertised in two publications — “Allegro” and “International Musician.” Auditions are held only when there is a vacancy. There are no regular auditions.
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Announces the Following Vacancy:
SECTION PERCUSSION (including Timpani)
Winning candidate to begin at earliest availability.
Audition to be held in October 2016
Resume deadline: April 15, 2016
Those who sent a resume in January do not need to submit another.
Job Description (PDF)
Recorded Round List (PDF)
ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED.
Please send one-page resume as a PDF file to:
or mail to:
Rachel E. Hocking, Orchestra Office
Metropolitan Opera House
30 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, New York 10023
For information, please contact the Orchestra office at 212-799-3100, ext. 2219.
The Metropolitan Opera is an equal opportunity employer.