Opportunities to join the Boulder Symphony


Rehearsals generally take place on Monday evenings, and most performances take place at the First Presbyterian Church (15th & Canyon) in downtown Boulder.

Boulder Symphony currently seeks:

  • Principal Second Violin - paid, contracted position
  • Section Violin
  • Section Viola
  • Section Double Bass

Position remains open until filled.

Please email personnelmanager@bouldersymphony.org to set up an audition.

Opera Opportunities

2017-18 Season Principal Singer Auditions

Mendellsohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream - in concert

Annual Opera - Verdi's La Traviata

Mozart's The Magic Flute with Boulder Symphony's Sister Orchestra in Denver, The Arapahoe Philharmonic

Audition information for principal roles and soloist positions:

Prescreening Requirements:

In-State Singers:

Out-of-State Singers:

  • Send a video (online links preferred) - repertoire of your choice, and resume to: marketing@bouldersymphony.org by JULY 21
  • If selected, you will be required to appear in person for callbacks on August 27th.

Audition and Callback Schedule:

August 25: 3:00pm - 9:00pm @ First Presbyterian Church in Boulder
August 26: 9:00am - 3:30pm @ Metro State University in Denver
August 27: CALLBACKS: 1:00pm - 6:00pm @ First Presbyterian Church in Boulder

All Interested Singers Please Download The PDF Below.  Included Are The required live audition excerpts and rehearsal/performance schedules for each show.

If you are interested in auditioning for and joining the chorus for any of these productions, please contact our Chorus Master, Dana Vachharajani, at chorusmaster@bouldersymphony.org

Boulder Symphony Chorus Membership

The Boulder Symphony Opera & Chorus members have the rare and exciting opportunity to perform in the annual opera and for select concerts throughout the seasons.

Membership in the 2017-18 season would include:

  • Acceptance to the choir, through live audition (Times assigned for afternoon, TBA)
  • Rehearsals on Monday evenings in the few weeks prior to the upcoming Opera.  This does not include stage, tech and dress rehearsals.
  • Two Summer 2017 choral retreat workshops to read through, organize, voice and prep upcoming fall/spring symphonic choral works and opera (June and August, TBA)

To Audition for the 2017-2018 Choir:

Interested singers may prepare two contrasting arias/art songs.  One must be in Italian.

Open to singers ages 16 - Adult

Please email, Dana Vachharajani at chorusmaster@bouldersymphony.org to set up an audition or if you have any questions.

Internships with the symphony

Our internships provide great opportunities to gain professional experience in a unique work environment. Boulder Symphony values quality work and commitment and is willing to invest resources in your learning experience.  

All internships are unpaid and will receive complimentary tickets to performances, as well as other perks.

Administrative Staff Openings

The role of Executive Director is currently open.  We are accepting materials from interested applicants.

If you are an interested applicant, please download the PDF below to see the required Responsibilities and Deliverables we are looking to have fulfilled in the position.

All qualified applicants please send the following in an email to marketing@bouldersymphony.org :

1. Resume

2. Letter of application, including why you are interested in being a part of Boulder Symphony

3. 5 references

volunteer opportunities

Please click HERE to learn more about volunteer opportunities.