Associate Principal Bass

Submission deadline: Mar 20, 2023

Auditions: Apr 17, 2023


38 Weeks - Tenure Track
Preliminary Round: Monday, April 17, 2023
Semi-Final and Final Rounds: Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Employment beginning in September 2023

About the Position

The Omaha Symphony is seeking a Bass player for the position of Associate Principal Bass. This is a tenure-track position. The Omaha Symphony’s season is stylistically diverse, and equal emphasis is placed on public performances and education/community engagement programs. Some travel will be required within the Omaha Metro area.

Compensation and Benefits

The 2023/2024 season is 38 weeks. The annual salary for this position is $44,257.90. Benefits include paid personal, sick, & audition leave, a two-week paid holiday break in December, partially subsidized health & dental, and instrument insurance, and up to 4% match on an employer-sponsored 403(b) retirement fund.

Audition Process

This will be a multi-round audition. Live Preliminary will be held on Monday, April 17th, 2023 and the Semi Final and Final Round on Tuesday April 18st, 2023 in Omaha. If the position is filled by a current member of the orchestra, the runner-up may be offered the resulting vacancy.

One-page résumé, and $50 deposit due by Monday, March 20, 2023 to:

Omaha Symphony, Attn: OSA Auditions
1905 Harney Street, Suite 400
Omaha, NE 68102

Omaha Symphony is not able to sponsor visas for international applicants.

Applicants must already be able to legally work in the United States.

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