Preliminary auditions: Scheduled for January 7, 8, 10, 12, 2019.
Final audition: Tentatively scheduled for February 18, 2019.
Application deadline: November 30, 2018
Applications received after the above due date will not be considered.
Please note that those who apply earlier receive information earlier, and therefore have more choice of audition dates. For those who send their resume later, some dates may already be filled.
Employment date: Effective Immediately
Note: All audition candidates are responsible for obtaining audition repertoire from standard excerpt books, purchasable music and orchestral scores. Aside from rental only parts, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra will not provide copies of any excerpts.
Principal Horn repertoire list (doc)
Shostakovich horn excerpts (pdf)