Career & Volunteer Opportunities
Orchestra London is committed to being one of Canada’s greatest orchestras. This means employing talented and enthusiastic individuals to work together to realize our vision.

At various times, we will have opportunities available to join our organization in many different capacities. We hope that you will visit our website often, and when you see a position that aligns with your talents and career goals that you will apply for a position on our team.

To apply for a position forward your resume and salary requirements to:

Orchestra London Canada Inc.
520 Wellington Street
London, Ontario N6A 3R1
Attention: Eadie Micks, Director of Finance & Operations
[email protected]

Resumes will be acknowledged by email or letter. No phone calls please.

For information on musician auditions, please call Regina Audet, Personnel Manager, by email at [email protected] or by phone at (519) 679-8558 x223

For information on usher positions, please contact Christopher Lane, Marketing Manager, by email at [email protected] or by phone at (519) 679-8558 x232.

For information on the variety of volunteer opportunities available, please contact Rob Gloor, Executive Director, by email at [email protected] or by phone at (519) 679-8558 x227.

Current musician openings:

Section cello
National auditions
will be held on Friday, October 28, 2005, at  1:30pm.. The location is Bishop Cronyn Memorial Church, 442 William St. London, Ontario.
Season:
           32 paid weeks including 2 weeks vacation over the 36 weeks season 
Benefits:
         pension 7%,  partial instrument insurance
Pay:
                2005/06 season at $90.72 per service.
The musicians of Orchestra London Canada are Canadian members of the American Federation of Musicians.
Audition Repertoire:

Solo      One movement of solo Bach
            
a concerto of your choice. ( 5 minutes, without piano)
Excerpts
Mozart              Symphony No.39
 
Beethoven        Symphony No.5
 
Brahms             Symphony No.2
                                            
Mozart              Symphony No.40
                                                 
Beethoven        Symphony No.9

                                     

Strauss             Don Juan          First Page
Sight reading
may be required.

Applicants are asked to send a one-page résumé that includes name, address, A.F. of M. local number and a $20.00 refundable deposit by October 15th to: Regina Audet, Personnel Manager, Orchestra London Canada, 520 Wellington St. London ON N6A 3R1 Tel. (519) 679-8558  ext 233 Fax. (519) 679-8914. email  [email protected] 

 

Associate Concertmaster 
National auditions will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2005, at 10:00. The location is Bishop Cronyn Memorial Church, 442 William St. London, Ontario.
Season:
          32 paid weeks including 2 weeks vacation over the 36 weeks season 
Benefits:
         pension 7%, partial instrument insurance
Pay:
                 2005/06 season 256 services at $113.39 per service
The musicians of Orchestra London Canada are Canadian members of the American Federation of Musicians.

Audition Repertoire:

Solos
             First Movement Exposition of a Mozart Concert (without piano)
                       First Movement of a concerto of your choice (without piano)
Excerpts                 
Brahms            Symphony #1
- First Movement, bars 1-9, Allegro to B
                                                Second Movement, violin solo
                                                Fourth Mov., bars 22-29, 118-132
Mozart             Symphony #39
- 1st mvt, bars 1-41; Finale, bars 1-41
Mozart             Don Giovanni Overture
- Allegro Molto, opening to 7 bars after A,
                                                           9 bars after E to 9 bars after F
Prokofiev      Classical Symphony
- 1st mvt, opening to 5 after B,
                                                                O to 5 after P;
                                                    Second Movement; opening to B
                                                    Fourth Movement; opening to D
Schumann        Symphony #2
- Scherzo; bars 1-56
Strauss            Don Juan- beginning to 13 bars after C
Shostakovich    Symphony #5
- First Movement opening to 2 bars after 5, 9-12,
                                                32-3 bars after 38
                                              Second Movement; violin solo (one before 57
to 59)
Tchaikovsky      Swan Lake Suite
- No.4 (Scene) violin solos
Bach                St. Matthew Passion
- violin solo #47 Erbarme Dich
Sight reading may be required

Applicants are asked to send a one-page résumé that includes name, address, A.F. of M. local number and a $20.00 refundable deposit by October 15th to: Regina Audet, Personnel Manager, Orchestra London Canada, 520 Wellington St. London ON N6A 3R1 Tel. (519) 679-8558  ext 233 Fax. (519) 679-8914. email  [email protected] 

 

Section violin  (1st and second violin as necessary)  (one year  position, possibly permanent)
National auditions
will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2005, at 2:00pm . The location is Bishop Cronyn Memorial Church, 442 William St. London, Ontario.
Season:
          32 paid weeks including 2 weeks vacation over the 36 weeks season 
Benefits:          pension 7%, 2 weeks paid vacation, partial instrument insurance
Pay:
                2005/06 season 256 services at $90.72 per service ($ 23,224.32).
The musicians of Orchestra London Canada are Canadian members of the American Federation of Musicians.

Audition Repertoire:

Solos  
            First movement of a concerto of your choice (without piano)
                        One movement of solo Bach 
Excerpts
Brahms             Symphony #
1 - First Movement, bars 1-9, Allegro to B
Mozart              Symphony #39
- 1st mvt, bars 1-15; finale, bars 1-41
Mozart              Don Giovanni Overture
- Allegro Molto, opening to 7 bars after A,
                                                           9 bars after E to 9 bars after F
Prokofiev          
Classical Symphony - 1st mvt, opening to 5 after B, O to 5 after P,
                                                         Fourth Movement; opening to D
Schumann         Symphony #2
- Scherzo; bars 1-56
Strauss             Don Juan- beginning to 13 bars after C
Shostakovitch    Symphony #5
- First Movement opening to 2 bars after 5, 9-12,
                                                32-3 bars after 38
Sight reading may be required

Applicants are asked to send a one-page résumé that includes name, address, A.F. of M. local number and a $20.00 refundable deposit by
October 15th to: Regina Audet, Personnel Manager, Orchestra London Canada, 520 Wellington St. London ON N6A 3R1 Tel. (519) 679-8558  ext 233 Fax. (519) 679-8914. email  [email protected] 

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