Auditions & Opportunities


The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is a professional, per-service orchestra performing approximately 125 services annually in the Orlando/Central Florida area. For questions about auditions, contact Kevin Brooks, Orchestra Personnel Manager.

Instrument Audition

Section Nucleus Viola

Audition Date: Thursday, May 08, 2014

Application Deadline: Sunday, April 13, 2013 

Employment to begin in September 2014 or per mutual agreement of the Orlando Philharmonic and the winning candidate. Compensation for Section Nucleus Viola is $115.00 per service. The average number of services for this position is approximately 100 per season.

All applicants are required to submit a $50.00 refundable deposit. Your application and confirmation of audition time will not be processed until your deposit has been received. Deposit will be refunded upon arrival at the live audition in Orlando. Withdrawal deadline to receive full refund of deposit: On or before Thursday, May 01, 2014

Please mail your application, resume and $50 refundable deposit to:

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Audition Coordinator

812 E. Rollins Street, Suite 300, Orlando, FL  32803 

For further inquiries Email: 

Candidates for this position will have the option of submitting a recorded preliminary audition in lieu of a live preliminary audition. Recordings must be received by the Philharmonic no later than April 01, 2014.

Orchestra Internships

As part of its commitment to education, the Philharmonic is seeking interns who are interested in learning about orchestra management and gaining experience in the field. Interns become familiar with all facets of the orchestra business including: artistic planning, production management, educational programming, public relations, marketing and finance, and will experience an emphasis in fundraising/development and special events.

Internships are full-time (40 hours per week) or part-time (20-30 hours per week) opportunities that are intended to complement a student’s program of study or other employment. Some of the intern’s hours may involve nights and weekends. Upon acceptance, interns develop a personalized schedule with the Philharmonic based on their availability. A $300 stipend, to assist in covering expenses, is included. Internships are four months in length, offered during the following periods: January – April, May – August, September – December.