Orchestra Auditions

OBT will hold auditions for the following orchestra positions during the 2019-2020 season, dates to be determined.

  • Tutti First Violin 5 (core)
  • Tutti First Violin 10 (expanded core)
  • Tutti Second Violin 7 (expanded core)
  • Tutti Cello 5 (expanded core)
  • Second Bassoon
  • Principal Trumpet
  • Principal Tuba
  • Principal Keyboard

Should a current OBT musician win the audition, the resulting vacancy may be offered to a runner-up.

To express interest in auditioning please send a one page resume to:
Oregon Ballet Theatre
Orchestra Personnel Manager
0720 SW Bancroft St.
Portland, OR 97239

No phone calls please.
Resume receipt will be confirmed via email/phone.

OBT Orchestra is a per-service orchestra and is used in at least two productions (including The Nutcracker) per season.