TUCSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announces auditions on September 27–28, 2022 for the following position:

Principal Harp – Permanent, Tenure Track

Salaried – 133 services guaranteed @$147.42 per = $19,606.86*
Health Insurance 50% Paid, Instrument Insurance Paid up to $50,000 Value
*NOTE – Salary figures are for the 2021-22 season. A new CBA is in the ratification process.

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 September 13, 2022 to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org with the subject “harp audition.” Resumes must include applicant name, phone number, email address and instrument. Please attach your resume in PDF or Word formats. You must include your name in the resume file name. Applicants who fail to follow this procedure may not be considered.

Individuals invited to audition will be required to submit a $50 deposit to be refunded upon appearance or upon cancellation within 72 hours of the audition. This deposit must be submitted no later than September 20, 2022.

Harp Repertoire List

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 be available at the audition. Each candidate may use his or her own parts for the audition if desired.

All communication will be via email. Please direct questions to auditions@tucsonsymphony.org.

The Tucson Symphony Orchestra is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Winner of audition must be eligible for employment in the US.