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Auditions and Employment

 

THE BATTLE CREEK SYMPHONY

ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING AUDITIONS FOR THE 2017-18 SEASON:


ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL CELLO
SECTION STRINGS
SECTION PERCUSSION (2 openings)

Compensation: $80 per service (principal) plus mileage (see below)
$70 per service (section) plus mileage (see below)

Audition dates:
Strings: Sunday, May 6

Percussion: Wednesday, May 17

Auditions will be held at The Music Center:
450 North Avenue Battle Creek, MI 49017
Davidson Building, Kellogg Community College

For more information or to schedule an audition contact
Jacquelyn Ross, Operations Manager
(269) 963-1911 x 2503 operations-anti-bot-bit@yourmusiccenter.org

 

Battle Creek Symphony 2017-2018 dates:

Saturday, September 30- Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade and Nielsen Aladdin Suite

Saturday, November 18 - Britten Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra and Elgar Enigma Variations

Saturday, December 9 - The Messiah

Saturday, March 3- West Side Story in Concert

Saturday, May 5 - Dvorak Symphony No. 8 and Gilmore Young Artist Piano Concerto tbd

 

 

 

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 $80 for principal and assistant concertmaster and $70 for section. 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.