Auditions for 2021-22 are schedule for September 25 and 26, 2021.

Vacancies for the 2021–2022 Season are:

Brass and Woodwind Section Positions:
Section Clarinet and Third Horn —   9:30 a.m. – Noon, Saturday, September 25, 2021

String Section Positions:
Section First & or Second Violin (2)
Section Viola (1)
Section Cello (1)
Section Bass (1)
Screened auditions to be held — 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 26, 2021

Auditions are typically held at Greaves Concert Hall, Campus of Northern Kentucky University, 1 Nunn Dr, Highland Heights, KY 41076  Get Directions

Starting per service pay is $60 for section, additional openings in some sections for mileage stipend. (Subscription Programs — avg. 4-6 services)

For repertoire, time blocks by instrument  &  positions – click links below

Click here to download repetoire list for 2021-21 auditions – Strings.

Click here to download repetoire list for 2021-21 auditions – Brass and Woodwind

Complete orchestral parts for most public domain music can be found at the Petrucci on-line music library. Simply place IMSLP in your search engine and open the International Music Score Library Project and search by composer.

If you have further questions, please reach out to [email protected]

To reserve an audition slot, e-mail, fax or mail your resumé to the KSO:
Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
P.O. Box 72810
Newport, KY 41072
FAX: (859) 431-3097
e-mail : [email protected]
For more information call (859) 431-6216

Each auditionee is assigned an audition appearance number upon check-in at the audition (prior to the start of each instrument’s time block). Every applicant who sends in a resume will receive a confirmation email and later additional detailed information (directions, procedures, etc.) one week before the audition, also via email.