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Audition Background
Symphony Silicon Valley is a professional union orchestra that operates under agreement with the American Federation of Musicians, Local 6.  The orchestra's collective bargaining agreement requires that all members of the orchestra, including any substitute players, be dues-paying members in good standing of Local 6.

The Symphony announces all auditions both nationally and locally in AFM publications.  Audition announcements are also posted here on this section of our website.  We cannot provide personal notification of openings or auditions.


Principal Flute
Principal Cello
Assistant Principal Cello

AFM per-service contract ranging from 60-80 services annually. Position available in December 2017 or at a mutually agreed upon time.
To receive an information packet and repertoire list, qualified applicants should
send a one-page resume and cover letter to:
Audition Coordinator
Symphony Silicon Valley
P.0. Box 790
San Jose, CA 95106-0790
Deadline: Monday, Oct 2, 2017

Flute Audition: Monday, Oct 16, 2017
Cello Audition: Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017

Or via email to:

All auditions take place at the California Theatre in San Jose, CA.

© 2017 Symphony Silicon Valley
P.O. Box 790, San Jose, CA 95106-0790
325 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Phone or Fax: (408) 286-2600

Supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José