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.
Openings: Violin, Horn, Trombone
Per‐service AFM contract applies with annual services ranging from 50‐80 services. If an advertised position is won by a current member of the orchestra the vacated position will be become the open chair. The winning candidate will begin their service with the orchestra 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:
Symphony Silicon Valley
P.O. Box 790
San Jose, CA 95106-0790
Or via email to:
Audition Date: Early June, 2018
Auditions held at the California Theatre in San Jose, CA.