Modesto Symphony Orchestra
Audition Announcement

 ANNOUNCING AUDITIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS beginning in the 2019 - 2020 SEASON: 
PRINCIPAL HORN
THIRD HORN

 Audition date is Wednesday, May 8, 2019  

At the Gallo Center for the Arts, Mary Stuart Rogers Theater
1000 I Street, Modesto, CA 95354

Interested applicants should submit resume and deposit check of $50.00 by April 24, 2019.  MSO reserves the right to dismiss any candidate at any time who does not meet the MSO artistic standards. The audition deposit should be made payable to Modesto Symphony Orchestra and mailed to:

Audition Committee
Matthew Oshida, Orchestra Personnel Manager
Modesto Symphony Orchestra
911 13th Street
Modesto, CA 95354
moshida@modestosymphony.org  (no phone calls, please) 

Deadline for RESUME & DEPOSIT TO BE RECEIVED is Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Deposit checks will be returned at audition check-in.

Audition repertoire available here. (pdf, 194 KB)

Musician Employment
Current Modesto Symphony Orchestra CBA states the following for the 2019-2020 season:
·         Principal rate per service is $166.25
·         Base rate per service is $133.00
·         The Modesto Symphony Orchestra currently contributes 7.63% to the AFM-EPF pension fund and offers up to 40 services
·         Daily travel compensation up to $30 for musicians traveling from distances greater than 45 miles
·         As much as possible, complimentary housing is made available for musicians during concert sets through our homestay program

Click here to download PDF of audition announcement (pdf, 161 KB)