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Audition Date: Friday, April 5, 2019
4th Horn Preliminaries are scheduled for Friday, April 5, 2019 with a 9:30 a.m. draw and a 10 a.m. start. The need for multiple preliminary sessions will be determined by the number of confirmed candidates.

4th Horn Finals will take place following the Preliminaries.
Times are subject to change.
Annual Service Guarantees & Wage Scales
Beginning with the 2017-18 Season Pacific Symphony has annual service offer guarantees for all contracted members. If all offered services are performed, the potential season wage is as follows:

4th Horn is a Tier A position.
2018-19: 190 Services at $236.69 for a potential season wage of: $44,971.10
2019-20: 195 Services at $243.79 for a potential season wage of: $47,539.05
2020-21: 200 Services at $251.10 for a potential season wage of: $50,220.00

When performing for the Segerstrom Center for the Arts Ballet series the scale rates are as follows:
2018-19: $211.83 per rehearsal & $269.39 per performance
2019-20: $218.18 per rehearsal & $277.47 per performance
2020-21: $224.73 per rehearsal & $285.79 per performance
Pacific Symphony members also have the possibility to earn additional income by participating in a variety of other services including: Patron Relationship Services, Chamber Music, Prelude or Postlude Performances, Musicales, Special Events, Education and Community Engagement Programs.
Resumes must arrive no later than Friday, March 22, 2019 by e-mail to, or postal mail:
Pacific Symphony
Attn: Auditions
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614

4th Horn Audition Information

4th Horn Repertoire List



Gift Processor

The Gift Processor is an important member of Pacific Symphony’s Development Department team who is responsible for accurately recording all details of donor transactions into a customer relationship management database (Tessitura) utilizing business rules defined by Pacific Symphony.

APPLY TO: Please email cover letter and resume to:
(714) 953-5757 x113


Internship Opportunities

We are now accepting applications for Pacific Symphony Internship positions. Interns are welcome to work with staff in many areas of the Symphony, such as Business Administration, Education, Events Management, Finance, Human Resources, IT/Tech, Marketing, Social Media, Volunteer Services and more. Please submit a resume and complete the online application. 

The resume should be sent to

Click here to complete the online application.

For questions, please call Abby Edmunds at (714) 876-2353.


Volunteer positions are available in the following areas (click to view):

To apply to become a Symphony volunteer, SIGN UP HERE.

If you would like information on volunteering for Pacific Symphony, please contact:

Volunteer Services
(714) 876-2353

We will be happy to tell you about our volunteer opportunities.