2022-23 AUDITION INFORMATION

DEADLINE TO APPLY

SEPTEMBER 13, 2022

AUDITION DATES

(Subject to change up until one week prior to auditions)

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2022
Wind instruments | 5:30 PM

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2022
String instruments | 9:30 AM

AUDITION LOCATION

ACADIANA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA STUDIOS
412 TRAVIS STREET, SUITE A, LAFAYETTE

AVAILABLE POSITIONS & AUDITION MATERIALS

PRINCIPAL BASSOON


PRINCIPAL VIOLA


PRINCIPAL DOUBLE BASS


SUBS FOR ALL INSTRUMENTS (NO PIANISTS PLEASE)


TUTTI: VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO


Click Below to Download Assigned Musical Excerpts



APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, send a one-page resume and your audition date to casie@acadianasymphony.org.
To reserve your audition time, mail a $20 deposit check. 
PAYABLE TO:
Acadiana Symphony Orchestra
MAIL TO:
Acadiana Symphony Orchestra
ATTN: Casie Ford
412 Travis Street, Suite A
Lafayette, LA 70503
QUESTIONS: email casie@acadianasymphony.org

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION (please read)

  • ASO Personnel Manager, Casie Ford, will contact you to confirm your application. Those auditioning will receive an email one week prior to your audition, with your time slot.
  • Your deposit check must be postmarked before the application deadline in order to secure your audition time. Your deposit check will be refunded upon arrival at the scheduled audition time (or if written cancelation is received prior to the application deadline).
  • We understand that physical checks are not held by all. If physical checks are unavailable to you, please contact casie@acadianasymphony.org to explore alternative options for reserving your audition time. 
  • Candidates will perform behind a screen. In the case of a second round, the screen may be removed. Approximately 5-7 minutes are allotted for each audition. Taped auditions are not accepted. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
  • ASO strongly suggests being available all-day for your audition until you have been dismissed.
  • Applications must be submitted 10 days prior to the audition date. No exceptions.
  • Sight Reading is a requirement when applying for any contracted position. Please be prepared to play one or two selections given at the time of your audition. Sight reading may also be asked for during sub auditions.