Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra 
Gemma New, Music Director 

Announces the following vacancy 


The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra is a per service orchestra with a core of 32 musicians.
The subscription season runs from September to May each year.

Current service rate (22-23) for Principal Clarinet is $220.90 + 11% AFM-EPW

National auditions will be held in Hamilton on Monday, May 1, 2023 
The L.R.Wilson Concert Hall, McMaster University 

Application deadline: Monday, April 17, 2023 

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Musicians of the HPO are members of the American Federation of Musicians. 

Qualified applicants please send curriculum vitae to: 

Gerry Custeau, Office Administrator 
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra 
10 MacNab Street South,  
Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y3 
Email: gcusteau@hpo.org   
No phone calls please  

Please specify the position(s) for which you intend to apply.  

Please forward a $30 deposit (a cheque made out to the order of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra). The deposit is refundable the day of the audition. However, if you decide to withdraw from this audition after Monday, April 24, 2023 the deposit will not be returned. 

Posted February 16, 2023