Auditions & Employment

 Auditions • 2017-2018 Season

The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra will conduct auditions in Owensboro for the section string, flute and trumpet positions listed below on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

Auditions will be held in Bloomington, Indiana on Thursday evening, August 24, 2017 (Concertmaster & Asst. Concertmaster only) and Friday, August 25, 2017 (section strings only, jointly with the Evansville Philharmonic).

The following positions are available:

  • Concertmaster & Asst Concertmaster  (one audition)
  • Flute III/Piccolo/Asst Principal Flute
  • Section Violin
  • Trumpet II
  • Section Cello

Audition requirements and repertoire are available for download at:


The Owensboro Symphony is a regional orchestra that will perform five subscription concerts, three church chamber performances, and one summer pops concert during the 2017-2018 season. The OSO also sponsors two Youth Orchestras and a 120 voice chorus.

Interested musicians send an educational/professional resume (.doc/pdf.) to:

Gregory Olson, Personnel Manager

E-mail: Ph. (270) 684-0661

Application deadline for the auditions in Owensboro is Friday, August 11, 2017. Deadline for Bloomington audition applications is Friday, August 18, 2017. Section string applicants: be sure to indicate which audition date/site you prefer.