Musician Auditions & Administrative Careers

Sarasota Orchestra has been committed to its dual mission of performance and education for over 65 years.

We recognize that our long-term success, both artistically and administratively, depends on the talents and skills of our employees. If you are interested in joining one of the most respected arts organizations in the state of Florida, we invite you to apply for the posted position(s).

Sarasota Orchestra is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status or national origin. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, SO will provide reasonable accommodation upon request to applicants to facilitate the application process. This is a Drug-Free Workplace.

Musician Auditions

01

Second Horn

Core orchestra
2019-20 salary: $36,722.90* + Benefits**
Employment to begin as soon as possible.

Preliminary Rounds: September 13, 2019
Advanced Rounds: September 14, 2019

02

Per-service Double Bass

Per-service orchestra position
2019-20 per-service rate: $141.81*
Guaranteed minimum 65 services.
Employment to begin as soon as possible.

All rounds will take place on September 10, 2019

03

Per-service Viola

Per-service orchestra position
2019-20 per-service rate: $141.81*
Guaranteed minimum 65 services.
Employment to begin as soon as possible.

All rounds will take place on September 9, 2019

Administrative Positions

01

Director of Donor Engagement - Annual Fund

Sarasota Orchestra currently has a job opening for a Director of Donor Engagement - Annual Fund. As part of the self-directed Donor Engagement Team, the successful candidate will help set strategies to engage and solicit individuals for the Annual Fund, lead annual appeal campaigns, participate in fundraising events to develop relationships with constituencies, and manage a portfolio of donors.

02

Assistant Personnel Manager

Sarasota Orchestra currently has a job opening for an Assistant Personnel Manager. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the Personnel Manager, providing personnel services to Sarasota Orchestra and Sarasota Music Festival.

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Reviews

Written byHerald Tribune

 There's no doubt, audiences are thrilled by the Sarasota Orchestra's new music director, Anu Tali. She's brought an intense energy from the orchestra in previous performances and we found this yet again in a downright thrill ride of an encounter...  

Written byHerald Tribune

 Literally gripping the arms of my seat, I was not the only one propelled on this rollercoaster of delightful music.  

Written byHerald Tribune

 Every section and soloist within the orchestra played their role with strength and beauty; every tree proud and tall. Tali served as an excellent guide leading the forces with assured confidence. The overall sound was lush and, yes, intense just where it needed to be.  

Written byHerald Tribune

 The Sarasota Orchestra was brimming with bubbling energy...  

Written byHerald Tribune

 A lifetime of musical moments, cinematic in scope, gave every section of the orchestra a leading role at one time or another. Chief among them was the virtuosic solo of concertmaster Daniel Jordan.  

Written byHerald Tribune

 It was a thrill ride resulting in an explosion of audience enthusiasm.  

Written byHerald Tribune

 Tali conveyed a clear vision for the dramatic outline of this symphony, carefully pacing the darker, searching character of the music with pastoral conversations among voices in the orchestra.  

Written byThe Observer

 If you haven’t seen Tali yet, this will be a great introduction to the skyrocketing conductor who’s quickly becoming a household name around the world. You’ll see why we feel we’re lucky to have her here.  

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About Us

Our mission is to engage, educate, and enrich our community through high-quality, live musical experiences.


 709 N Tamiami Tr, Sarasota, FL 34236

 Box Office: 941.953.3434

 Administration: 941.953.4252

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