Section First Violin & Section Second Violin


Section First violin & section Second Violin

Audition to be held January 8 & 9, 2018.

Employment to begin September, 2018 or earlier mutually agreed upon date based upon the MSO’s schedule and the winning candidate’s availability.  Minimum compensation for the 2017-2018 season is $65,200.

Highly qualified candidates should email a one-page resume by November 20, 2017  to: Rip Prétat at auditions@mso.org

The Audition Committee of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at this audition.  



The Milwaukee Symphony generally holds auditions for Substitute and Extra musicians every other year. The next sub audition (which will include all instruments) is scheduled for fall of 2017. If you would like to apply to audition, please send a one-page resumé to auditions@mso.org by September 20, 2017.
The repertoire for each instrument is listed on the Repertoire for Substitute & Extra Musician Auditions page.

Please note that the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra rarely hires substitute musicians who do not live within a 100 mile radius of Milwaukee. Acceptance to the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra's Substitute and Extra list does not guarantee employment.

Thank you for your interest in the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra!