Auditions & Careers

The Wichita Symphony Orchestra posts all openings for orchestral musicians, administrative staff, and the Wichita Symphony Orchestra Chorus on this page. 

Updated August 8, 2022


2022 - 2023 ORCHESTRAL AUDITIONS

Auditions will be held at Wichita State University – Duerksen Fine Arts Center in Wichita, KS on Sunday, May 8, 2022. Audition requirements, materials, and excerpts can be downloaded below. 

2022 - 2023 Wichita Symphony Audition Information

2022 - 2023 Audition Application

Section Violin Excerpt PAcket

Section Viola Excerpt Packet

 

For any further questions, please contact Matt Blauer, Personnel Manager, at orchpersonnel@wso.org.

About the Orchestra

The Wichita Symphony Orchestra is led by Music Director and Conductor Daniel Hege, and is a fully professional, part-time orchestra. Rehearsal and concert schedules are planned to allow for outside full-time employment. Rehearsals and concerts are held in Wichita's Century II Performing Arts Center (Concert Hall). Winning candidates must be eligible to work in the United States or be able, at the candidate's expense, to meet all eligibility requirements no later than the date upon which services would commence.

Wichita Symphony Orchestra

The Wichita Symphony is an equal opportunity employer.


Administrative and artistic Staff Openings

There are no openings at this time.


Wichita Symphony orchestra Chorus

The Wichita Symphony Orchestra Chorus invites all interested singers who enjoy fast-paced, energetic and inspiring rehearsals, making music with a professional orchestra and being part of a caring community of singers to join this wonderful ensemble! No audition necessary. 

The WSO Chorus is a volunteer chorus that performs with the Wichita Symphony on selected concerts each season. Rehearsal and concert schedules are planned to allow for outside employment. Typical chorus rehearsals are Thursday evenings leading up to the concert week, when rehearsals are Monday, Thursday and Friday evenings. Concerts are Saturday evening or Sunday afternoon. 

Wichita Symphony Chorus

Concerts, Repertoire, and Rehearsals

This coming season, the Symphony Chorus will be performing Mozart's Requiem with the Wichita Symphony on November 19, 2022 in Century II Concert Hall.  

Weekly rehearsals take place on Thursday evenings between 7-9pm. If you have any questions, please email Roger David at chorus@wso.org

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