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 Section First Violin is $176.72 + 11% AFM-EPW

National auditions will be held in Hamilton on Tuesday, May 2, 2023
The L.R. Wilson Concert Hall, McMaster University

Application deadline: Tuesday, April 18, 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 Tuesday, April 25, 2023 the deposit will not be returned.

Posted February 16, 2023