Audition Information for the SLO Symphony

Section 1st Violin

Only the highest quality applicants will be accepted for this audition.

The San Luis Obispo Symphony is a per-service orchestra. Section member per-service rate is $50.00. Approximately 33 services are planned for the 2019-2020 season beginning on Thursday, September 26, 2019.

To be considered for an invitation to audition, please send your resume and letter of intent to:

San Luis Obispo Symphony
Attn: Richard Dobeck
Orchestra Manager
75 Higuera St, Suite 160
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Or email to: orchestramanager@slosymphony.com
Subject: Section 1st Violin

The SLO Symphony will be accepting résumés and letters of intent through October 29th, 2019. Qualified applicants will be invited to audition by November 1st, 2019.

Auditions to be held on:

Date: Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
Time: 9:00am
Location: Community Baptist Church, San Luis Obispo, California

We will additionally be holding auditions for Substitute Violin, Substitute Viola, and our general Substitute List on November 23.  If you are interested, please send your resume and a letter of intent to:

San Luis Obispo Symphony
Attn: Richard Dobeck
Orchestra Manager
75 Higuera St, Suite 160
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Or email to: orchestramanager@slosymphony.com
Subject: (Your Instrument) Sub List

The Substitute Violin repertoire list is the same as Section 1st Violin.  The Substitute Viola repertoire list can be found below.  In addition to your solo, please prepare 5 excerpts from the list.

All other instruments may also audition for our sub list on November 23.  A repertoire list will be made available upon inquiry.

We hold Substitute List auditions whenever we hold a formal audition. Check back regularly!