Audition Notice (Updated 7/26/2018)

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra is holding auditions for the following vacancies:

PRINCIPAL TRUMPET: September 4, 2018

  SECTION VIOLIN [several openings]: September 5, 2018

SECTION VIOLA: September 5, 2018

PRINCIPAL CELLO: September 12, 2018

  Audition location and times:

The audition location is currently TBD but will take place in New London County. Audition times will run from approximately 5:30-9:30 p.m.


We offer 30 base services per season. Section/Asst. Principal pay is $99.58 per service and Principal pay is $124.48 per service. The Eastern Connecticut Symphony is a fully professional part-time, per service orchestra located in New London, CT {Affiliated with A.F. of M. Local 285-403; required membership for all contracted musicians}

Audition Repertoire List:  

Audition repertoire can be found on this linked document.

Contact information:

Interested applicants should send resumes to:

Richard J. Dumas, ECSO Personnel Manager

E-Mail:   | Cell phone: 401-369-2981

Office: 289 State St. New London, CT 06320-

ECSO Violist Hannah Ross, 3/24/18, photo credit: Tom Bombria

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Eastern Connecticut 
Symphony Orchestra
289 State Street
New London, CT 06320

Phone: 860-443-2876

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