Section Viola Per Service

Submission deadline: Apr 17, 2023

Auditions: May 9, 2023


Per Service, 130 services minimum – Tenure Track (1 position)
Resume and Deposit Due: Monday, April 17, 2023
Live Audition: Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Employment beginning in September 2023

About the Position

The Omaha Symphony is seeking a highly qualified violist beginning in the 2023-2024 season. This is a per-service, 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 130-service position guarantees the per-service rate for the 2023-2024 season is $147.93, with an annual guaranteed compensation of $19,230.90. Benefits include paid sick and personal leave, partially subsidized instrument insurance, and up to a 4% match on an employer-sponsored 403(b) retirement fund. Musicians living outside the 50-mile radius of the Omaha metro area will receive travel reimbursement. The 2023/2024 season is 38 weeks.

Audition Process

This will be a standard, multi-round audition. All rounds will be live and held on Tuesday, May 9 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, April 17, 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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