Auditions

Thank you for your interest in joining the Nashville Symphony.


Assistant Conductor

Audition Date: April 17, 2019

The Assistant Conductor is an integral member of the artistic leadership team and conducting staff of the Nashville Symphony. In collaboration with key staff, s/he is responsible for creatively planning and executing the Nashville Symphony’s Education and Community Concerts. These highly-visible programs are essential to the Nashville Symphony’s mission and serve 70,000 people annually. The Assistant Conductor also provides vital support for the Nashville Symphony’s Music Director, guest conductors, and musicians as cover conductor for all of the orchestra’s activities. 

The Assistant Conductor position is a one-season appointment for the 2019/20 season, with the expectation of an extension for the 2020/21 season upon proven success in her/his initial term.  Winning candidate must be available to begin work in Nashville, TN on or before August 26, 2019.

Candidates are requested to submit the following materials to
acsearch@nashvillesymphony.org no later than Monday, January 21, 2019.

Click here to learn more about the position including responsibilities, benefits, application procedure, audition process and repertoire. 


PRINCIPAL OBOE

Audition dates: March 4 & 5, 2019

Resume deadline has passed.

Audio recording may be requested at the discretion of the audition committee.

Employment begins at a mutually agreed upon time. Repertoire will not be given out over the phone. No phone calls please.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


PRINCIPAL CELLO

Audition dates: April 7 & 8, 2019

Resume deadline: Highly qualified candidates, please send a one-page resume in pdf format by Sunday, December 9, 2018

Resume deadline has passed.

Employment begins at a mutually agreed upon time. Repertoire will not be given out over the phone. No phone calls please.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


For more information about auditioning for the Nashville Symphony Chorus, click here


Nashville Symphony is proud to be a partner orchestra of the National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS), an unprecedented national initiative to increase diversity in American orchestras. It will do so by offering Black and Latinx musicians a customized combination of mentoring, audition preparation, financial support and audition previews. Learn more at www.auditionalliance.org.