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Orchestra Auditions

2021 Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Category: Instrumentalist

Label Info
Type Paid
Location New York, NY
Dates January 2, 2022 –January 2, 2022
Compensation Base per show wage: $203.40 w/ Benefits

Job Description

Open positions are:
1 Reed 2: (lead alto sax, flute, piccolo, clarinet, soprano sax - 2 hires)
1 Reed 3: (alto sax, flute and Bb clarinet - 2 hires)
1 Reed 4: (flute, clarinet, clar in A, clar in Eb, bass clar, tenor sax - 2 hires)
1 Reed 5: (oboe, english horn, clarinet, bass clarinet, tenor sax - 2 hires)
1 Reed 6 (baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon - 2 hires)
1st and 2nd French Horns (4 hires)
3 Trumpets (with lead capabilities - 6 hires)
1st and 2nd Trombones (4 hires)
1 Bass trombone (2 hires)
1 Tuba (2 hires)
2 Percussion (including mallet-kb instruments, timpani, and elect perc - 4 hires)
1 Drummer (with V-drum capabilities - 2 hires)
1 Bassist (both electric and upright - 2 hires)
1 Guitarist (archtop, electric, banjo, mandolin - 2 hires)
1 Harp (2 hires)
2 Keyboards (4 hires)
7 Violins (14 hires)
2 Violas (4 hires)
1 Cellos (2 hires)

How to Apply

Auditions will be held for the following chairs for the 2021 Radio City Christmas Spectacular. There will be two musicians selected for each position to split the season. Selected candidates will be requested to perform at a blind audition on Monday, Aug 23, Tuesday, Aug 24; Wednesday, Aug 25; Thursday, Aug 26; or Friday, Aug 27 at Radio City Music Hall. Dates and times will be assigned and music and click tracks provided by RCMH in advance. Callbacks may also be requested. Interested candidates should e-mail their resume to: [email protected] Please be sure to include the instrument that you are auditioning for in the subject line of the email.

Deadline for submission is Monday, July 26th.