bass/utility clarinet

Audition to be held May 23-24, 2022.  Should additional time be needed, May 22, 2022 in the evening will be added.

Employment to begin September 2022.  Minimum compensation for Bass/Utility Clarinet is $74,562 for the 41 week 2022-2023 season.

Highly qualified candidates should apply here.  Application and resume deadline is April 18, 2022.

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra audition committee reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards at any point during this audition process.

Repertoire List



Sub auditions for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion, timpani, and saxophone will be held in the fall of 2022.  There is a possibility there will be some string auditions as well in the fall of 2022.  Please check back next September.

The repertoire for each instrument is listed on the Repertoire for Substitute & Extra Musician Auditions page.

Please note that the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra generally hires substitute musicians who 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!


Vaccination Policy

To ensure the health and safety of our employees, their families and members of our communities, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra has decided to require proof that musicians (and other employees) are fully vaccinated as a condition of work.  According to the CDC, an individual is not considered fully vaccinated until two weeks after s/he has received the final shot.  We also will continue to follow any further recommendations for boosters by the CDC.