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. & Marjorie S. 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.
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.
Chief Development Officer
Community Engagement Manager
Coordinator of Event Sales and Administration
Governing Members Officer
Payroll and Benefits Accountant
Assistant Catering Manager (Part Time)
Bartender (Part Time)
Dishwasher/Bar Back (Part Time)
Donor Lounge Associate (Part Time)
Driver (Part Time)
Server (Part Time)
Ticketing Specialist (Part Time)
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.
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To apply for a posted audition, please click on the appropriate link above. Links include audition information & application and the audition repertoire. All applications are online applications.
Please submit an online application and mail the audition deposit with a one-page resume to the address below. Please note that all subsequent correspondence is done via email, so be sure to include an email address on your resume.
DSO Auditions Contact Information
Associate Orchestra Personnel Manager
3711 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
Do you have a question about our audition process? Click here to check out our FAQs to find answers to all of the most frequently asked questions separated by category.
Past Audition Repertoire Lists
Concertmaster | Violin | Principal Second Violin | Principal Viola | Viola | Cello | Bass | Flute | Oboe | Clarinet | Bassoon | Third Horn | Fourth Horn | Trumpet | Trombone | Percussion | Timpani