2017 Auditions - October 6 & 7, 2017
The Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra is a professional, per-service orchestra which performs five pairs of Masterworks concerts, daytime Young People's Concerts, a summer outdoor concert, and occasional other programs. Compensation is based on a per-service rate, and does not include housing or board, arrangements for which are the responsibility of the musician concerned. All applicants are required to demonstrate either U.S. citizenship or a legal eligibility to accept employment with the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra.
Candidates must be US citizens, or be otherwise eligible for employment in the United States.
Violin 1: 1 position
Violin 2: 2 positions
Viola: 1 position
Bass: 4 positions
We seek qualified substitutes and auxiliaries at all times, for all positions.
General Audition Repertoire:
Unless a specific solo is stated in the appropriate repertoire list below, each candidate should prepare a two-minute solo demonstrating lyrical and technical abilities, in addition to the excerpts.
Percussionists have no solo requirement, but will be expected to sightread.
If there is no link provided, please write to Joan Covington, Librarian.
Most procedural questions are resolved by consulting the audition application, when it becomes available. If you have additional questions please write to:
Joan Covington, Librarian/Personnel Manager