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Coeur d’Alene Symphony Auditions

standingMusicians interested in playing or getting on our sub list should contact the contact orchestra manager at 405-637-6452 or email manager@cdasymphony.org to set up an audition time.

Annual auditions take place during the summer months, but section strings and wind players who want to be considered for the sub list can schedule an audition at any time of the year.

Summer 2016 Auditions

We have positions available in violin, viola, and cello sections.

Times:
Thursday, September 1st at 5:30-6:30pm by appointment
1221 W Ironwood Dr. Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

Saturday, September 10th at 4:00-5:00pm by appointment
Whitworth University 300 W Hawthorne Rd, Spokane, WA 99218

Auditions requirements listed below.

Violin

  1. 1-2 minutes of a solo piece that demonstrates current level and musicality
  2. Excerpts:
  3. One of the following:

Viola

  1. 1-2 minutes of a solo piece that demonstrates current level and musicality
  2. Excerpts:
  3. One of the following:

Cello

  1. 1-2 minutes of a solo piece that demonstrates current level and musicality
  2. Excerpts:
  3. One of the following:

Bass

  1. 1-2 minutes of a solo piece that demonstrates current level and musicality
  2. Excerpts:
  3. One of the following:

Compensation

The Coeur d’Alene Symphony performs five subscription concerts per year, plus various additional services. Services are not compensated but a travel stipend is available for those driving more than 25 miles (one way) to rehearsal.

Other Auditions

Auditions for the substitute list of any section can be arranged. For information or to make an appointment for an audition, please send an email to manager@cdasymphony.com.

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