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Trumpet 3 – Permanent, Tenure Track

TUCSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announces auditions on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 for the following position

Trumpet 3 – Permanent, Tenure Track

Per Service – 92 services guaranteed, @ $108.21, total compensation: $9,955.32 Health insurance (40% Paid), Instrument insurance paid for first $25,000 of value

Vacancies created within one year following this audition and/or vacancies created by an advancing member of the TSO may be filled through this same audition.

ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY
The Audition Committee of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions. A limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited for each audition.

TO APPLY
Email a BRIEF ONE-PAGE resume by Tuesday, August 22, 2017 to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org with the subject “trumpet audition”. Resumes must include applicant name, phone number, email address and instrument. Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats.

Individuals invited to audition will be sent additional information and be required to submit a $50 deposit to be refunded upon appearance or upon cancelation within 72 hours of the audition.

Audition Repertoire will be available by July 1
The Tucson Symphony is unable to provide excerpts prior to the audition except for rental only parts: candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire in advance from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral scores. Parts will […]

Percussion 3 – Permanent, Tenure Track

TUCSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announces auditions on Thursday, September 14, 2017 for the following position

Percussion 3 – Permanent, Tenure Track

Per Service – 109 services guaranteed (89 orchestral, 20 ensemble) @ $108.21,
Total compensation: $11,794.89
Health insurance (40% Paid), Instrument insurance paid for first $25,000 of value

Vacancies created within one year following this audition and/or vacancies created by an advancing member of the TSO may be filled through this same audition.

ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY
The Audition Committee of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions. A limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited for each audition.

TO APPLY
Email a BRIEF ONE-PAGE resume by Thursday, August 24, 2017 to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org with the subject “percussion audition”. Resumes must include applicant name, phone number, email address and instrument. Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats.

Individuals invited to audition will be sent additional information and be required to submit a $50 deposit to be refunded upon appearance or upon cancelation within 72 hours of the audition.

Audition Repertoire will be available by July 1
The Tucson Symphony is unable to provide excerpts prior to the audition except for rental only parts: candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire in advance from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral […]

Principal Keyboard – Permanent, Tenure Track

TUCSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announces auditions on Monday, October 16, 2017 for the following position

Principal Keyboard – Permanent, Tenure Track

Salaried – 131 services guaranteed (111 orchestral, 20 ensemble) @ $133.64,
Total compensation: $17,506.84
Health insurance (50% Paid), Instrument insurance paid for first $25,000 of value

Vacancies created within one year following this audition and/or vacancies created by an advancing member of the TSO may be filled through this same audition.

ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY
The Audition Committee of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions. A limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited for each audition.

TO APPLY
Email a BRIEF ONE-PAGE resume by Monday, September 25, 2017 to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org with the subject “keyboard audition”. Resumes must include applicant name, phone number, email address and instrument. Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats.

Individuals invited to audition will be sent additional information and be required to submit a $50 deposit to be refunded upon appearance or upon cancelation within 72 hours of the audition.

Audition Repertoire will be available by July 1
The Tucson Symphony is unable to provide excerpts prior to the audition except for rental only parts: candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire in advance from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral scores. Parts […]

Bass 4 – Permanent, Tenure Track

TUCSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announces auditions on Monday, October 2, 2017 for the following position

Bass 4 – Permanent, Tenure Track

Per Service – 80 services guaranteed, @ $108.21, Total compensation: $8656.80 Health insurance (40% Paid), Instrument insurance paid for first $25,000 of value

Vacancies created within one year following this audition and/or vacancies created by an advancing member of the TSO may be filled through this same audition.

ONLY HIGHLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY
The Audition Committee of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at these auditions. A limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited for each audition.

TO APPLY
Email a BRIEF ONE-PAGE resume by Monday, September 11, 2017 to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org with the subject “bass audition”. Resumes must include applicant name, phone number, email address and instrument. Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats.

Individuals invited to audition will be sent additional information and be required to submit a $50 deposit to be refunded upon appearance or upon cancellation within 72 hours of the audition.

Audition Repertoire will be available by July 1
The Tucson Symphony is unable to provide excerpts prior to the audition except for rental only parts: candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire in advance from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral scores. […]

Assistant Stage Manager

POSITION: Assistant Stage Manager
REPORTS TO: Stage Manager

Job Responsibilities

The Assistant Stage Manager of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra is responsible for the organization and physical condition of the stage area.  The duties for this position include but are not limited to:

Orchestral Responsibilities:

  • Assist and provide labor to set the stage and move equipment, including venue load ins/outs; serve as stage manager for orchestral services as needed, including on tours, run-outs, and at other concerts.
  • See that the proper numbers of chairs, music stands, and risers are on stage and in position, per stage plot provided by Stage Manager
  • Assist with theatrical and technical elements such as lighting, amplified sound, recording, video, and some theatrical rigging.
  • Ensure best possible physical working conditions for the orchestra in all situations.
  • Make sure that the backstage facilities are in order, and that doors are open for arriving musicians 75 minutes prior to each event.
  • Assist Stage Manager in determining that large percussion instruments are properly placed on stage. Communicate with percussion and timpani musicians as to what  instrument needs are for any given performance as needed.
  • Ensure that the stage is properly lit so the musicians can see their parts and the conductor without difficulty.  Work with other Assistant Stage Manager/LD with lighting plots and focus.
  • Monitor temperature for each TSO service according […]

Vice President of Development

Job Description

POSITION: Vice President of Development

REPORTS TO: President & CEO

SUPERVISES:
Foundation and Corporate Relations Officer
Donor Relations Officer
Development Associate
Donor and Patron Services Associate

POSITION TYPE: Full-time; Exempt

HOURS: Minimum of 40 hours per week. Evening and weekend work and local travel required.

COMPENSATION: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

BENEFITS: A comprehensive benefit and retirement invest package is included.

Job Summary

The Tucson Symphony Orchestra Vice President of Development is responsible for leading the efforts and overseeing an annual fund of approximately $2.0 million dollars in public and private support. This senior staff position serves a team of four development staff and multiple volunteers and is responsible for the development and implementation of all fundraising efforts, including the annual fund, major gifts, business and corporate sponsorships, grant proposals, and donor events. The Vice President of Development has primary responsibility for conducting programs in annual giving, planned giving and endowment campaigns within the highest standards of professionalism and ethical conduct to ensure the ongoing and long-term stability of the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Meet aggressive growth goals for fund development and increase the base of contributed support as aligned with institutional goals.
  • Lead, plan, manage, and implement all aspects of fundraising programs.
  • Assist the President & CEO and Board in establishing appropriate goals for the fund-raising campaigns each year.
  • Develop a plan for achieving those goals and […]