Auditions

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the following audition:

Section Viola (4 positions)

Auditions to be held November 28 – December 1, 2021.
To apply for the audition, please submit an online application here by Monday, October 4, 2021.
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*Note: If you applied for the 2020 Section Viola audition and still wish to audition, you must submit a new application – previous applicants will receive a communication with additional application and audition information.

Substitute Violin

Auditions to be held November 15, 2021.
To apply for the audition, please submit an online application here. Auditions will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.
At least one salaried position for 24 weeks (January 10-July 10, 2022) may be offered as the result of this audition, in addition to multiple, immediate opportunities for per service work.
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*UPDATE: In anticipation of a large pool of candidates, we have added additional audition times on the evening of Sunday, November 14.

SAFETY PROTOCOLS

Musician audition candidates must comply with all current PSO Safety Protocols, which are subject to change before the audition. Updates will be sent to all candidates as they occur. The current PSO COVID-19 Protocol for Guest Performers, which applies to audition candidates, is available below. Note that the protocol requires all audition candidates to be confirmed to be fully vaccinated or to have an approved accommodation due to a disability or because of a sincerely held religious belief. All audition candidates may be required to wear a mask that covers both nose and mouth for the duration of a candidate’s time in our facilities, including during the audition. Please do not send proof of vaccination until requested by the PSO.

Click here to read PSO COVID-19 Protocol for Guest Performers

Please check back here for information on future auditions, included re-scheduled auditions for Section First Violin, Principal Bass, and Associate Principal Flute.