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Section Bass

Preliminary Auditions:

June 12-13, 2017


Semifinal and Finals Auditions:

June 13, 2017



Helzberg  Hall in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, MO.  Please enter the building through the NE stage door located near the  intersection of 16th and Wyandotte.


Additional Information:

To be considered for an audition time, interested applicants must submit a  one-page résumé before Friday, May 5, 2017. Additionally, applicants must send a refundable check for $100 made payable to the  Kansas City Symphony no later than Friday, May 19, 2017. Depending on the level of interest, we may screen résumés after the January 6 résumé deadline. Following the screening, all applicants will be notified about their invitation to attend this audition by email. Those musicians we are inviting will be given an assigned audition time only after we have received a deposit check by the above stated deadline. Invited musicians will have their deposit check returned to them at the  audition or if a cancellation is made prior to one week before the audition. For those not invited, the $100 deposit will be destroyed following the audition.

This vacancy for Section Bass is tenure track. It is expected that the winner of this audition will begin employment with the Kansas City Symphony in September 2017 for the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

Other Information:

Section Bass Audition Information

Section Bass Audition Rep List

Section Bass Audition Excerpts



Please submit a one-page resume by email, mail, or fax clearly marked with the name of the position being auditioned to:

Matt Henderson, Asst. Personnel Manager

Kansas City Symphony

1703 Wyandotte St., Suite 200

Kansas City, MO 64108

email: mhenderson@kcsymphony.org

phone: 816-218-2622

fax: 816-329-1822