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Nashville Symphony Auditions

Thank you for your interest in joining the Nashville Symphony. 


Viola Sub List

Audition date:
Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

2017/18 Per Service Rate August-January: $167.92
2017/18 Per Service Rate February-July: $170.52

All musicians currently on the viola sub list are encouraged to take the audition. 

Email résumé to auditions@nashvillesymphony.org or send two copies of one-page résumé to: Audition Coordinator, Nashville Symphony, 1 Symphony Place, Nashville, TN 37201-2031.

No phone calls, please.

Click here for the repertoire list.

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


2nd Flute/Assistant Principal

Audition dates:
Preliminaries: September 17 & 18, 2017
Semi-finals and finals: September 18, 2017


Resume deadline:
The resume deadline has passed.

CD may be requested at the discretion of the audition committee.

Employment begins at a mutually agreed upon time.

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.

Click here for the repertoire list.


Section Bass

Audition dates:
Preliminaries: October 1-2, 2017
Semi-finals and finals: October 2, 2017

Resume deadline:

Resume deadline has passed

CD may be requested at the discretion of the audition committee.

Employment begins at a mutually agreed upon time.

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


Violin Sub List

Audition date:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at Schermerhorn Symphony Center

2017/18 Per Service Rate August-January: $167.92
2017/18 Per Service Rate February-July: $170.52

All musicians currently on the violin sub list are encouraged to take the audition. 

Email résumé to auditions@nashvillesymphony.org or send two copies of one-page résumé to: Audition Coordinator, Nashville Symphony, 1 Symphony Place, Nashville, TN 37201-2031.

No phone calls, please.

Click here for the repertoire list.

The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

The Nashville Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


Nashville Symphony Chorus Auditions

The next round of chorus auditions will take place on August 6, 2017. Further details can be found here. Priority given to altos and basses for 17/18 season. Learn more about the chorus here.

For more information, please contact Eric Wiuff, the Nashville Symphony Audition Chair, at chorusauditions@nashvillesymphony.org