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Artistic Positions

Position: Assistant Principal 2nd Violin & Section Violin, core 1 year possibly permanent

Resume Due: August 13th, 2018

Auditions: September 10th & 11th, 2018 | Audition Repertoire


Position: Assistant Principal Viola, core 1 year only

Resume Due: August 17th, 2018

Auditions: September 13th, 2018 | Audition Repertoire


Position: Bass Clarinet per-service tenure track (76 service guarantee)

Resume Due: September 3rd, 2018

Auditions: October 1st


Position: Principal Trombone, core tenure track

Resume Due: September 6th, 2018

Auditions: October 4th and 5th, 2018

Audition Repertoire


Principal Horn, 1 year possibly permanent

Resume Due: August 20th , 2018

Auditions: September 17th & 18th | Semi Finals and/or Finals held on September 18th, 2018 | Audition Repertoire



Section Cello, per-service tenure track

Resumes Due: August 27th , 2018

Auditions: September 24th , 2018 | Audition Repertoire


The Richmond Symphony is the largest performing arts organization in Central Virginia performing 39 weeks within 40 consecutive weeks with an operating budget of $6.2 million dollars. Full time core positions receive three paid weeks off, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package.

Please send materials to: auditions@richmondsymphony.com

Additional information will be sent upon receipt of resume.

Position requirements:

  • Highly qualified
  • Legally Authorized to work in the United States
  • Conform to Code of Virginia public school standards

Interested in playing with the Richmond Symphony?

Submit your information here: Substitute Musician Application