Section Viola C ContracT

Auditions will be held Monday, May 22, 2023.

Section Viola C Contract Information
The CSO currently performs 7 Masterworks concerts, 5 Pops concerts, in addition to other concerts throughout Chattanooga and the surrounding area. Employment to begin September of 2022.

$110.4 per-service, 30 service minimum guarantee 5.5% AFM Pension and Travel reimbursement when applicable Auditions will be in Chattanooga on Monday, May 22, 2023. Individual warm-up rooms will be made available at least 15 minutes prior to each candidate’s audition time. Lots will be drawn to determine the order that candidates will audition. All preliminary rounds will be screened, but the audition committee reserves the right to remove the screen for the final round. The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate at any point during his/her audition. Music will not be made available prior to the audition, but music will be available at the audition.

Email resume by Monday, May 1 to:


Exposition only: first movement of Bartok, Walton, Hindemith, or Stamitz (D Major) Concerto

Beethoven, Symphony No 5
Mvt II: mm. 1-10, mm. 49-59, and mm. 98-106

Berlioz, Roman Carnival Overture
Pickup to 3rd mm. of [1] through the first measure of [4]

Brahms, Symphony No. 4
Mvt IV: mm. 41-80

Mendelssohn, Scherzo from “Midsummer Night’s Dream”
mm. 17-93

Mozart, Symphony No 35 “Haffner”
Mvt 1: mm. 41- 66
Mvt 4: mm. 134 - 181

Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Mvt 1: Reh [15] – Reh [17]

Strauss Don Juan
Beginning - 4th mm before B, C-D

Tchaikovsky, Symphony No 6
Mvt 1: mm. 19-67