Auditions for 2023-24 are scheduled for September 9 and 10, 2023.

Vacancies for the 2023–2024 Season are —

Brass and Woodwind Positions:

Principal French Horn

Screened auditions to be held: 10:00 am   Saturday, September 9, 2023

Starting per service pay is $85 for principal.

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 10, 2023.

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

Starting per service pay is  $70 for section positions.  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 String Auditions

Click here to download repetoire list for 2023-24 Principal French Horn Audition

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.

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. **

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