Orchestra

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:


PRINCIPAL BASSOON
Winning candidate to begin with the 2018/2019 season.
Audition to be held during the week of May 21, 2018.
Resume deadline: February 1, 2018.

Please send a one-page resume as a PDF file to: 
METauditionprincipalbassoon@metopera.org


PRINCIPAL TROMBONE
Winning candidate to begin with the 2018/2019 season.
Audition to be held during the week of April 30, 2018.
Resume deadline: February 1, 2018.

Please send a one-page resume as a PDF file to:
METauditionprincipaltrombone@metopera.org


PRINCIPAL VIOLA
Winning candidate to begin with the 2018/2019 season.
Audition to be held during the week of May 7, 2018.
Resume deadline: February 1, 2018.

Please send a one-page resume as a PDF file to: 
METauditionviola@metopera.org

SECTION VIOLA
Winning candidate to begin with the 2018/2019 season.
Audition to be held during the week of May 7, 2018.
Resume deadline: February 1, 2018.

Please send a one-page resume as a PDF file to: 
METauditionviola@metopera.org

SECTION DOUBLE BASS
Winning candidate to begin with the 2018/2019 season.
Audition to be held during the week of April 23, 2018.
Resume deadline: February 1, 2018.

Please send a one-page resume as a PDF file to: 
METauditionbass@metopera.org|

Repertoire List [PDF available soon]
Recorded Round List [PDF available soon]


ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Applicants can also mail resumes 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.