Work at the DSO
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is Michigan's premier performing arts institution, performing concerts at historic Orchestra Hall, in neighborhood and community venues across Southeast Michigan, and online at dso.org/live for a global audience.
The DSO's administrative offices are located in the heart of midtown Detroit at the Max M. Fisher Music Center, which in addition to Orchestra Hall includes a black box theatre, the Pincus Education Center, and flexible spaces that can host a variety of musical, cultural, educational, business, and community events. Hundreds of metro Detroit business and cultural partners rent The Max to host their events alongside the DSO's robust calendar of performances and educational activities.
The DSO offers a unique working environment and an excellent compensation package. The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information on employment opportunities email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Please submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with the position title in the subject line, along with any additional materials specified in the job description.
Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager (PDF)
Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra Conductor (PDF)
Director of Advancement for Institutional Giving (PDF)
Educational Programs Manager (PDF)
Executive Chef (PDF)
HR Director (PDF)
Manager, Legacy Giving and Campaign Stewardship (PDF)
Manager of Patron Sales & Service (PDF)
ArtsMarketing Fundraising Campaign and Sales (Part Time; PDF)
Bartender (Part Time; PDF)
Driver (Part Time; PDF)
Ticketing Specialist (Part Time; PDF)
Candidates interested in Internship opportunities with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra may submit a resume and cover letter outlining their areas of interest to jobs@DSO.org.
DSO Street Team Member (PDF)
PRINCIPAL VIOLA NOTE: Updated Finals Audition Date!
PRINCIPAL VIOLA REPERTOIRE
PRINCIPAL SECOND VIOLIN
PRINCIPAL SECOND VIOLIN REPERTOIRE
To apply for a posted audition please click on the appropriate link above. Links include audition information & application and the audition repertoire.
Please submit a completed application along with a one-page résumé and deposit to the address below. DO NOT SEND YOUR RÉSUMÉ ALONE! Please note that all subsequent correspondence is done via email. Be sure to include an email address on your résumé.
FILLABLE AUDITION APPLICATION
DSO Auditions Contact Information
Heather Hart Rochon,Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager
3711 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
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Past Audition Repertoire Lists
Principal Second Violin