Battle Creek Symphony Auditions
THE BATTLE CREEK SYMPHONY
ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING AUDITIONS FOR THE 2018-19 SEASON:
Principal Bassoon: Tentative Date is Friday, October 5, 2018
Auditions will be held at The Music Center on the campus of Kellogg Community College
For more information or to apply submit resume to
(269) 963-1911 x 2503 operationsATyourmusiccenterDOTorg
Substitute Principal Bassoon: The Battle Creek Symphony is inviting online auditions for substitute principal bassoon for the October 6 concert.
Rehearsals are Thursday, October 4, 7:30 pm, Friday, October 5, 7:30 pm, and Saturday, October 6th, 1:00 pm.
To audition, please submit resume and link to youtube or google drive video of these three excerpts:
Substitute Principal Oboe: The Battle Creek Symphony is inviting online auditions for the substitute principal oboe list.
To audition, please submit resume and link to youtube or google drive video of these four excerpts:
Battle Creek Symphony 2018-2019 dates:
October 6 - Ravel Piano Concerto, Tchaikovsky Symphony 5
November 10 - John Williams
December 8 - Celtic Christmas
March 4 - Pines of Rome
May 2 - Beethoven Triple Concerto and Beethoven Symphony tba
Auditions take place throughout the year, based on need. Check this page for updates, or contact the Operations and Personnel Manager for openings and more information. Per service rates are $85 for principal and assistant concertmaster and $75 for section for 2.5-hour rehearsals and $100 for principal/assistant concertmaster and $90 for section for 3 hour rehearsals. Mileage is reimbursed at $.28 per mile per trip to begin after the first 15 miles roundtrip, up to $35 for roundtrips less than 300 miles, and up to $80 for roundtrips greater than 300 miles. Up to one roundtrip per day is reimbursed. The maximum mileage reimbursed per concert cycle is $160.
The Music Center is committed to diversity and engages in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, The Music Center encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.