Musician Auditions & Administrative Careers

The 1-year Principal Trumpet, 1-year Core Cello and Per-service Cello auditions were cancelled.  At this time there are no plans to reschedule in the near future.  Any future auditions for the orchestra will be posted here as soon as the information is available. 

The 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).

The 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

There are currently no auditions scheduled at this time.

Administrative Positions


Education Manager

The Sarasota Orchestra currently has a job opening for a Education Manager. The successful candidate will work closely with the Education staff and faculty to provide support for the Sarasota Youth Orchestras, Summer Music Camp, Young Person’s Concerts, Young Artists Concerto Competition and Community Education Programs. In conjunction with the Director, the Education Manager will run the day-to-day operations of all education programs.


Assistant Production Manager

The Sarasota Orchestra currently has a full-time job opening for an Assistant Production Manager. The successful candidate will oversee all orchestra setups, technical logistics and production requirements for Orchestra programs and functions as assigned by the Production Manager.


Assistant House Manager

The Sarasota Orchestra currently has a part-time job opening for an Assistant House Manager (Part-Time). The successful candidate will oversee volunteer ushers and front-of-house activities for Sarasota Orchestra and Youth Orchestra Program concerts at Holley Hall, Neel Performing Arts Center and Riverview High School, and liaison with FOH managers at other venues where the Orchestra performs, serving as a point of contact for Orchestra volunteer auxiliaries.


Production Assistant

The Sarasota Orchestra currently has a job opening for a Production Assistant (part-time). The P/T Production Assistant will assist in the setup and teardown of Sarasota Orchestra and Youth Orchestra events, Friedman Symphony Center rentals, and other functions as needed. You will work approximately 20-30 hours/week during the Orchestra’s season (November – May).

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

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 Box Office: 941.953.3434

 Administration: 941.953.4252

 Box Office Hours:
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and at the concert venue one hour prior to show time

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