Submission deadline: Feb 7, 2022
Auditions: Mar 14, 2022
Preliminary Video Submissions Due: Monday, February 7th, 2022
Invited Audition: Monday, March 14th
Employment beginning in September 2022
About the Position
The Omaha Symphony is seeking a harpist for the position of Principal Harp. This is a tenure-track position. The Omaha Symphony’s concert season is stylistically diverse, and equal emphasis is placed on public performances and education/engagement programs.
Compensation and Benefits
The 2022/2023 season is 38 weeks. The annual salary for this position is $46,464.21, overscale commensurate with experience. Benefits include paid personal leave, a two-week holiday break in December, partially subsidized health & dental, and instrument insurance, and up to 4% match on an employer-sponsored 403(b) retirement fund.
This will be a multi-round audition. The Preliminary Round will be by video submission. In order to be considered, audition repertoire must be recorded in order and in one continuous take. Recordings will be reviewed by the Audition Committee. Audio-only recordings and multiple-track submissions will not be accepted. The Semi-Final and Final Rounds will be held live in Omaha on Monday, March 14h, 2022.
Preliminary video submissions, one-page résumé, and $50 deposit due by
Monday, February 7th, 2022 to:
Omaha Symphony, Attn: OSA Auditions
1905 Harney Street, Suite 400
Omaha, NE 68102
Make checks payable to the Omaha Symphony.
Audition packet password for the preliminary round will be shared upon your request.
Omaha Symphony is not able to sponsor visas for international applicants.
Applicants must already be able to legally work in the United States.