Auditions for the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra

The Orchestra Auditions are scheduled for September 29, 2018

Application Deadline: September 22, 2018

Audition Location: 412 Travis Street, Lafayette

The Acadiana Symphony is a "per service" orchestra. Our 2018-2019 Concert Season includes 7 Masterworks and 4 Runout concerts. Total number of services is 10-45. Pay is $70/service (section) and $80/service (principal). Musicians who live over 50 miles from Lafayette will receive travel pay. First-year contracts are always a "trial period". Permanent contracts may be issued after the first year.

Highly qualified applicants are invited to audition. The Audition Committee of the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately, any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

Available Positions & Orchestral Excerpts

Sub - Audition Repertoire
Violin - Principal Second
Violin - Section

Cello - Asst. Principal
Bass - Section
Bassoon - 2nd

To Apply:

1. Complete the on-line application (below). 

2. Attach your resume to the application or mail to: 
Attn. Miguel Ochoa
Auditions 2018
412 Travis Street
Lafayette, LA 70503

3. *Mail a $20.00 deposit check (address above).

*Your deposit check will be refunded upon arrival at the scheduled audition time or if written cancellation is received by September 25, 2017. Candidates will perform behind a screen. In case of a second round, the screen may be removed. Approximately 5-7 minutes are allotted for each audition. Taped auditions will not be accepted. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Candidates will receive an email notification with their audition date/time one week prior to the audition. Dates/times will also be posted on this page. Please check back for important information, changes and updates.

Please, no phone calls.