The Dallas Symphony Orchestra is one of America’s major orchestras in the United States. Just as the magnificent music produced by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra is the result of complementary arrangements of diverse instruments, we believe the blending of diverse individuals can produce the same harmonious results. Diversity brings a depth and richness to the organization that would be otherwise unattainable.

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra Announces Vacancies for:

Auditions to be held:

Monday, September 19, 2022 (Preliminaries/Semi-Finals)
Monday, September 26, 2022 (Preliminaries/Semi-Finals)
Monday, October 3, 2022 (Finals)

Please submit a one-page resume to auditions@dalsym.com by Wednesday, June 1, 2022.

The DSO will offer a limited number of audition travel scholarships. Information will be available online at www.dallassymphony.org/about-the-dso/careers/auditions

Employment to begin upon the mutual agreement of the Dallas Symphony Association and the winning candidates

The audition committee of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

The Dallas Symphony is an equal opportunity employer and a proud partner orchestra of the National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS)

Auditions to be held:
Monday, October 3, 2022 (Preliminaries/Semi-Finals)
Monday, October 17, 2022 (Preliminaries/Semi-Finals)
Monday, October 31, 2022 (Finals)

Auditions to be held in Dallas:
Monday, March 14, 2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, March 21,2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, May 9, 2022 (Finals)

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Please submit a one-page resume to auditions@dalsym.com by Sunday, December 12, 2021

Auditions to be held in Dallas:
Monday, April 4, 2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, April 11, 2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, May 9, 2022 (Finals)

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Please submit a one-page resume to auditions@dalsym.com by Sunday, February 1, 2022.

Auditions to be held in Dallas:
Monday, April 18, 2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, April 25, 2022 (Preliminary/Semi-Finals)
Monday, May 9, 2022 (Finals)

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Please submit a one-page resume to auditions@dalsym.com by Sunday, February 1, 2022.


The audition committee of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

Employment to begin upon the mutual agreement of the Dallas Symphony Association and the winning candidate.


The Dallas Symphony is an equal opportunity employer and a proud partner orchestra of the National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS)

PLEASE NOTE: Due to an increase in online scams and identity theft, please be aware that should you be selected for an audition, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Personnel department will contact you directly by phone. The Dallas Symphony does not communicate with candidates using chat services and will not make a legitimate job offer to candidates in an online forum.