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Overview of Opportunities


AUDITIONS

EMPLOYMENT

INTERNSHIPS

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS


AUDITIONS

Section First Violin (Chairs 9 & 14) & Section Second Violin (Chair 12)

Audition Date: Monday, September 9, 2019
 
Section First and Second Violin Preliminaries are scheduled for Monday, September, 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
 
Section first and Second Violin Finals will take place following the Preliminaries.
Times are subject to change.
 
Resumes must arrive no later than Friday, August 23, 2019  by e-mail to auditions@pacificsymphony.org, or postal mail:
Pacific Symphony
Attn: Auditions
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
 

Section First & Section Second Violin Audition Information

Section First and Section Second Violin Repertoire List

 

Principal Cello

Audition Date:  Wednesday, September 11, 2019
 
Principal Cello Preliminaries are scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 with a 9:30 a.m. draw and a 10 a.m. start. The need for multiple preliminary sessions, including the possibility of Tuesday, September 10, will be determined by the number of confirmed candidates.
  
Principal Cello Finals will take place following the Preliminaries.
Times are subject to change.
 
Resumes must arrive no later than Monday, August 26, 2019   by e-mail to auditions@pacificsymphony.org, or postal mail:
Pacific Symphony
Attn: Auditions
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
 

Principal Cello Audition Information

Principal Cello Repertoire List

 

Principal Bass

Audition Date:  Tuesday, August 27, 2019
 
Principal Bass Preliminaries are scheduled for Tuesday, August 27, 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.
  
Principal Bass Finals will take place following the Preliminaries.
Times are subject to change.
 
Resumes must arrive no later than Friday, August 9, 2019   by e-mail to auditions@pacificsymphony.org, or postal mail:
Pacific Symphony
Attn: Auditions
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
 

Principal Bass Audition Information

Principal Bass Repertoire List

 

EMPLOYMENT

Director of Orchestra Personnel

The Director of Orchestra Personnel is responsible for the human resource management of Pacific Symphony Musicians, including overseeing implementation of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), preparing payroll, scheduling contracted Musicians, hiring substitute and extra Musicians, coordinating auditions, addressing Musician issues and serving as liaison between Musicians and the Music Director, guest artists and administrative staff. This position serves as an integral member of the Artistic Operations staff, contributing to the creation of exceptional symphonic music presentations and patron experiences.
 
Application Procedure:

Please send cover letter and resume no later than August 23, 2019 to:
EJeanette@PacificSymphony.org
  
or by U.S. Post to:
Eileen Jeanette
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614
  
No phone calls, please

Director of Orchestra Personnel - Job Description

 

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra & Santiago Strings Manager

The primary role of the Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) & Santiago Strings (PSSS) manager is to supervise and maintain the day-to-day operations, weekly rehearsals, seasonal performances/special events of PSYO and PSSS, plus intermittent tours in collaboration with the PSYO and PSSS Music Directors, the Director of Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles and the PSYE administrative team.
 
Application Procedure:

Deadline Monday, August 19, 2019
Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Shawne Natalia Zarubica, Director of Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles, SZarubica@PacificSymphony.org
  
Or by post to:
Pacific Symphony
Attn: Shawne N. Zarubica
17620 Fitch, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92614

PSYO & PSSS Manager - Job Description

 

AmeriCorps VIP Fellow for Volunteer Services Department

Pacific Symphony is looking for an AmeriCorps Fellow to work with our Volunteer Services Department. The AmeriCorps Fellow that we select should have a passion for the arts and music and love volunteering. This individual should be a college graduate who is looking for a great experience in the nonprofit sector, especially in an arts organization.
 
To Apply:

Please send resume and letter of interest to Abby Edmunds, aedmunds@pacificsymphony.org

AmeriCorps VIP Fellow - Job Description

 

Violin Instructor - Santa Ana Strings Program

Working in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Santa Ana, instructor will provide weekly instruction to violin students in grades 2-6 in a classroom format as well as lead the full ensemble during large group rehearsals and performances. Instructor will work closely with Symphony and partner staff to develop and implement curriculum and means of assessment and will apply a wide variety of music-related instructional techniques applicable to groups of students of varying musical capabilities.
 
Application Procedure:

Deadline to apply Monday, Sept. 9, 2019
Apply to Dan Oguri DOguri@PacificSymphony.org

SAS Violin Instructor - Job Description

 

INTERNSHIPS

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 volunteerservices@PacificSymphony.org

Click here to complete the online application.

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


VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

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
VolunteerServices@PacificSymphony.org

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